TOPNEWSBYUSA.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-06-12 06:00

12 international players available in NBA draft

Twelve international players, led by prospective top-10 pick Sekou Doumbouya of Guinea, remained in the NBA draft at the final deadline to withdraw on Tuesday....

12 international players available in NBA draft

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Two more UA baseball players taken in MLB draft on day 3 TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats left-handed pitchers Andrew Nardi and Randy Labaut were both selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday. Nardi was taken by the Miami Marlins in the 16th round (471st overall), while...
2019-06-06 06:51

Two more UA baseball players selected on second day of MLB draft TUCSON –  Arizona Wildcats outfielder Matt Fraizer and left-handed pitcher Avery Weems were both selected on the second day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday.  Here’s more on how the MLB draft affects the Wildcat baseball...
2019-06-05 08:17

NHL draft will have American flavor: Five U.S. players could go in top 10 Jack Hughes, Cole Caufield and Alex Turcotte could go in the first five picks of the NHL draft and five to seven could go in the first 12 picks.       ...
2019-06-18 17:00

American Players Rise to the Top in the N.H.L. Draft The first round of the N.H.L. draft on Friday was one of the strongest showings ever by American-born players — and not just because of the No. 1 pick, Jack Hughes....
2019-06-22 19:34

The Latest: D-II, D-III players exploring NBA draft options RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on underclassmen who hired an agent before entering the NBA draft (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Several college basketball players from lower divisions are among the 233 early entrants in the NBA draft. Six players from...
2019-05-29 23:34

Williamson leads three Duke players into top 10 at NBA draft But as the 6-foot-7, 285-pound power forward stood next to his mother and reflected on the life-changing moment that happened a few minutes earlier, he cried out of gratitude. The New Orleans Pelicans selected Williamson with the No. 1 overall pick i...
2019-06-21 03:34

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? The players drafted before Stephen Curry in the 2009 NBA Draft Seth Wenig/AP The 2009 NBA Draft was a deep class with multiple future MVPs and several players who will likely go on to the Hall of Fame. But the class of the draft turned out to be Stephen Curry despite being passed over six times, including one t...
2019-06-12 04:17

UA players Cannon, Quintana Selected in Second Round of MLB Draft TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats infielders Cameron Cannon and Nick Quintana were both selected in the second round of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Monday night. Cannon was selected with the 43rd overall pick by the Boston Red Sox, while Qu...
2019-06-04 08:34

Mavs illustrate draft's international flair with Euro plan Mavericks illustrate draft's international flair with another Euro plan behind one of the pioneers in overseas scouting in Donnie Nelson       ...
2019-06-14 20:51

Dominican baseball players 'embarrassed' over David Ortiz shooting: 'It's an international shame' Major League Baseball players from the Dominican Republic feel “embarrassed” by the shooting that wounded David Ortiz at a Santo Domingo bar over the weekend, Eduardo Nunez said Wednesday....
2019-06-14 19:17

Memphis Grizzlies to trade star Mike Conley Jr to Utah Jazz for multiple players, draft picks: reports The Memphis Grizzlies agreed to trade point guard Mike Conley Jr. to the Utah Jazz for a package of players and multiple draft picks, according to multiple reports....
2019-06-19 21:17

Fantasy football draft strategy: How to handle holdouts, find sleepers and ace your draft It's fantasy football season, and we want to help you dominate your draft. Here's how to handle holdouts, find best QB and TE values and get sleepers.       ...
2019-08-23 10:34

NBA Draft 2019 live stream: how to watch today's basketball draft online from anywhere If you've recovered from the playoffs excitement, it's NBA Draft time. The 2019 NBA basketball season ended in thrilling fashion with the Toronto Raptors taking the Game 6 victory and dethroning the Golden State Warriors. Now NBA teams and ...
2019-06-21 00:51

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list goes with big names at running back Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
2019-08-20 01:34

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list starts with Todd Gurley, Ben Roethlisberger Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
2019-08-25 17:00

2019 NHL Draft: How to watch, draft order, date and time Not even a week after history was made at the Stanley Cup Final, the NHL offseason is moving full speed ahead with the 2019 Entry Draft this Friday. With a total of 217 picks, forward Jack Hughes, and Kaapo Kakko fall in the top two to cross-Hudson R...
2019-06-22 03:51

NBA Draft 2019: How to watch, draft order and start time The future of the NBA will be laid out on Thursday night, and there is tons of room for surprises. The Pelicans won the lottery and the No. 1 draft pick, followed by the Grizzlies and Knicks. The top three is widely expected to be Zion Williamson, Ja...
2019-06-20 17:34

World Federation of Exchanges and the International Options Market Association Assemble Exchange and Clearinghouse Leaders at the NASDAQ MarketSite to Discuss Coordination of International Regul NEW YORK (April 19, 2010) - Leaders of the derivatives exchanges and clearinghouse members of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) who have gathered this week for the annual International Options Market Association (…...
2019-05-23 21:34

| Players union says football calendar is harming players Top players are being put at risk by an increasingly crowded international calendar that gives them no chance to recover from matches and travel, says their union, FIFPRO....
2019-08-01 09:00

NFL Players Association sends 'work stoppage guide' with financial advice for players The NFL Players' Association released a memo detailing the steps players should take to prepare for the potential of a work stoppage in 2021.       ...
2019-08-16 14:34

All NBA Draft Grades Are Useless. Here Are My NBA Draft Grades Now that the mock drafts are dead, the fashion show is done, all the crying parents have come and gone and Woj and Shams are back in the holster for a few hours, let us see what Postseason Advent has wrought:...
2019-06-21 17:51

It's MLB draft day! Here's what you need to know From who might get picked No. 1 to whether this pitching-poor draft might create a few surprises, here's your cheat sheet on draft day trends and topics....
2019-06-03 19:17

IRS releases draft of new W-4 The Internal Revenue Service released a draft copy of its new W-4 form Friday, saying it's meant to keep withholdings closer to what Americans owe under the 2017 tax law....
2019-06-01 03:34

Names you need to know from Day 2 of the MLB draft Sons of major leaguers, potential hidden gems and ... a Navy flight officer? These players weren't first-round picks, but they're still worth tracking....
2019-06-05 02:00

NFL supplemental draft: Everything you need to know for 2019 Only seven players have been selected in the last nine years of the supplemental draft, but teams could take a look at options on Wednesday.       ...
2019-07-10 10:17

MLB Draft: Who’s going No. 1 and where Yankees and Mets may turn The true impact of the MLB Draft won’t be known for years, but the next three days are important. They will shape the future of so many organizations in this day when youth is so prevalent in the game. The first two rounds take place Monday night, ro...
2019-06-03 11:00

What to do if your fantasy football draft is going terribly Here’s a fun story about being denied what you want: Some family, friends and I go to a chain restaurant we all normally enjoy. Turns out, they are out of one of the appetizers we wanted. Then we’re informed they are out of one of the main courses mu...
2019-08-22 02:34

2019 MLB draft: Picks and analysis Day 1 of the 2019 MLB draft is in the books, with the Orioles taking Adley Rutschman at No. 1 overall. We've got analysis of all the first-round picks and more....
2019-06-05 02:00

MLB draft: The best player ever picked at every spot from 1-30 Alex Rodriguez, Ken Griffey Jr. and Chipper Jones were all taken No. 1 overall in the MLB draft through the years.        ...
2019-05-25 21:51

NHL draft: The best player ever picked at every spot from 1-31 From Mario Lemieux at No. 1 to Dave 'Tiger' Williams at No. 31, USA TODAY Sports looks at the best picks for each spot in the NHL draft.       ...
2019-06-20 20:00

Top prospects Hughes, Kakko go 1-2 in NHL draft The Devils made record-breaking center Jack Hughes the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NHL draft on Friday night. The Rangers took Finnish winger Kaapo Kakko second....
2019-06-22 04:51

NHL draft in 2020 awarded to Montreal MONTREAL (AP) — The NHL draft is returning to Montreal for the 27th time and first since 2009. The NHL on Wednesday announced the Canadiens will host next year’s draft, which will be held June 26-27. The announcement was made as the league hold...
2019-06-19 22:17

Here Are The Lottery Picks Of The 2019 NBA Draft The saddest teams in the NBA have gone ahead and taken prospects they hope can lead their franchise into next year’s tank when they race for whoever 2020's best college player will be. Here are the lottery picks of 2019....
2019-06-21 05:00

Explosion of trades before NBA draft even begins The draft hasn’t yet begun. The deals already have. The Pelicans added to their Anthony Davis draft haul by sending the No. 4 overall pick acquired from the Lakers to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth, 17th and 35th picks, according to ESPN....
2019-06-21 01:00

MLB draft tracker: Catch up on every pick from Day 1 Monday included 78 picks and while we won’t know for years who will turn out to be the stars and busts, there’s already plenty of talking points.        ...
2019-06-04 07:17

| Pelicans eye Williamson, future in NBA Draft Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to build a championship team....
2019-06-19 08:51

Blue Jays take son of Roy Halladay on Day 3 of MLB draft NEW YORK (AP) — Toronto has selected Florida high school pitcher Braden Halladay, a son of the late Roy Halladay, in the 32nd round of the Major League Baseball draft — the round matching his father’s Blue Jays uniform number. The younger Halla...
2019-06-06 02:17

The 13 countries outside the US that produce the most NBA draft picks Frank Franklin II/AP The 2019 NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 20. Once again, NBA teams will select players from around the world, a testament to the worldwide popularity of the sport. Over the last decade, no country outside the United Sta...
2019-06-18 03:17

NBA fashion: The best suits worn at NBA draft The NBA draft always brings with it some amazing fashion from the prospects that walk on stage. Here's some of the best looks of the past decade.       ...
2019-06-18 19:34

No. 32 redux: Blue Jays draft Roy Halladay's son Braden Halladay, the son of Baseball Hall of Fame inductee Roy Halladay, was drafted by the Blue Jays on Wednesday in the 32nd round. Roy Halladay, who was killed in a plane crash in 2017, wore No. 32 during his 12 seasons with the Jays....
2019-06-06 05:17

Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft NEW YORK (AP) — The New Orleans Pelicans have selected Zion Williamson with the No. 1 pick, going with the Duke force who is considered one of the most exciting prospects in years. The 6-foot-7, 285-pounder compiled a career worth of highlights into ...
2019-06-21 02:17

Draft trades to watch: Why the fun could start as high as No. 4 After the top three players are off the board, draft night becomes filled with trade possibilities for lottery teams and contenders alike. Here is what we're watching the closest....
2019-06-20 06:00

The 2020 MLB draft class is stacked! Here are the names to know Whether it's jaw-dropping power or hard-throwing aces you want, next year's crop of talent has us excited. These are some of the future stars who could go No. 1 overall....
2019-06-10 16:34

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all-time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others.       ...
2019-06-19 01:51

Orioles predictably take Adley Rutschman No. 1 in MLB draft The Orioles are hoping Adley Rutschman can do for them what Bryce Harper, once also a touted catching prospect, did for their Beltway rival. As most experts predicted for weeks, Baltimore took the dynamic Oregon State catcher No. 1 to begin the three...
2019-06-04 09:51

Virginia star moving up on some NBA Draft boards De’Andre Hunter, after winning a national championship with Virginia, is ready to take the next step in his career at the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday night at Barclays Center. “I think I know what it takes to win at a high level,” Hunter said Wednesda...
2019-06-20 05:34

Ignas Brazdeikis is Knicks’ other one-and-done NBA draft stud RJ Barrett drew all the attention and the headlines, and justifiably so. The Knicks’ first-round pick out of Duke was at one time considered the best prospect in the draft and set the ACC freshman scoring record (860 points). But Barrett wasn’t the o...
2019-06-24 07:51

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as they play for their national teams....
2019-05-21 17:17

Devils Acquire P.K. Subban on a Busy Second Day of the N.H.L. Draft A day after taking the American center Jack Hughes with the No. 1 pick of the N.H.L. draft, the Devils landed Subban, a star defenseman, and also right wing John Hayden, from Chicago....
2019-06-23 00:51

2019 NHL Draft: First-round risers and red flags The last year has been all about the show. Who has put in the work to make themselves better for the 2019 NHL Draft, shown up on the biggest stages and impressed with their interactions? And, on the flip side, who hasn’t? For every hot prospect, ther...
2019-06-21 01:00

NBA Draft: Oregon's Bol Bol's slide ends after being picked No. 44 overall Oregon star center Bol Bol, a projected early pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, slid to the draft's second round before the Miami Heat selected him with the No. 44 pick....
2019-06-21 18:34

NBA mock draft 3.0: Who will Knicks take? When will intrigue really begin? Zion Williamson is a huge talent, but hardly the only intrigue or storyline in Thursday’s NBA draft at Barclays Center. Will the Knicks hold onto the third pick, and if so, will they take RJ Barrett as expected or Darius Garland? After the Pelicans g...
2019-06-20 13:00

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others.       ...
2019-06-20 08:17

NBA draft recap: All 60 picks, first-round analysis The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.       ...
2019-06-21 18:00

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson era set to begin Zion Williamson going No. 1 to the New Orleans Pelicans may be all but certain, but the NBA draft still has the potential to be a roller coaster ride....
2019-06-21 05:00

With Darius Garland, the N.B.A.’s ‘Three-Player’ Draft Now Has Four Stars The Vanderbilt point guard has forced his way into a conversation that for months has included just three names: Zion Williamson, Ja Morant and R.J. Barrett....
2019-06-20 21:17

Subban, Marleau trades overshadow 2nd day of NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — P.K. Subban and Patrick Marleau are on the move in a pair of trades, overshadowing the start of the second day of the NHL draft. Subban was dealt from Nashville to New Jersey shortly before the Ottawa Senators opene...
2019-06-22 21:34

NHL draft: Six of the worst picks in league history Alexandre Daigle went No. 1 overall to the Ottawa Senators in 1993, but he never came close to matching the hype. Who else was a bad draft pick?       ...
2019-06-17 12:17

Carter Stewart, 19, Chooses Japan Over the M.L.B. Draft Stewart, who was drafted by the Braves last year but did not sign, has chosen to start his career abroad, which would allow him to become a major league free agent more quickly....
2019-05-23 03:00

NHL draft: Lou Lamoriello stocks up on forwards for Islanders Islanders team president Lou Lamoriello continued his work Saturday at the NHL draft, picking up two much-needed centers for the team’s prospect pool, in addition to a defenseman and another right winger. Those four picks concluded the draft for the ...
2019-06-23 16:51

NBC Sports causes NHL Draft confusion with graphic gaffe There weren’t many surprises in the 2019 NHL Draft, except for an alert that appeared at the bottom of NBCSN’s broadcast. Just as the Philadelphia Flyers traded the 11th pick to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for the 14th and 45th picks, an accompan...
2019-06-22 08:00

NBA draft results: Analysis, every pick from both rounds The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.       ...
2019-06-21 07:17

NBA draft: Ranking the five biggest busts as the No. 1 pick From Anthony Bennett, who underachieved, to Greg Oden, who was saddled with multiple knee injuries, not every draft offers a winner with the top pick.       ...
2019-06-19 13:51

Hornets draft Kentucky forward PJ Washington at No. 12 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets selected forward PJ Washington from Kentucky with the 12th overall pick on Thursday night after becoming enthralled with his development during his sophomore year of college. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound Washin...
2019-06-21 05:34

Knicks’ NBA draft history: The good, bad and very ugly The Knicks’ golden era was built through the draft. The final pieces that came later on — Dave DeBusschere, Dick Barnett, and later still Pearl Monroe and Jerry Lucas — were the auxiliary pieces that put them over the top. But from 1964-67, the follo...
2019-06-02 05:51

Hofstra star drawing some NBA draft attention While everyone else was fixated on Kawhi Leonard during the NBA Finals, Justin Wright-Foreman couldn’t takes his eyes off Fred VanVleet. The stellar performance during the Raptors’ run to the title by VanVleet, the former Wichita State star, was just...
2019-06-19 12:34

Zion Williamson got hit with a $100 million lawsuit just before the draft The suit came almost a week after Williamson sued Prime Sports Marketing LLC, alleging it violated North Carolina law by adding him as a client in April....
2019-06-21 07:34

Fantasy football 12-team PPR mock draft Did running backs Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley and Melvin Gordon go in the first round? When did the first tight ends and quarterbacks come off the board?...
2019-08-05 06:17

The picks who fit Islanders’ big-picture approach to NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia — With only two picks in the first four rounds — for now — it seems as if the Islanders’ focus going into the NHL draft Friday night is on the big picture. That would include the future of two big free agents in recently m...
2019-06-21 17:51

NBA Draft intrigue will really begin with Pelicans’ other pick The Pelicans are on the clock. Not for the No. 1 pick. Barring a stunning turn of events, that will be Zion Williamson. No, Thursday night’s NBA draft at Barclays Center will truly begin when New Orleans decides what to do with its second selection, ...
2019-06-20 05:34

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year. Coach John Becker told the Burlington Free Press on Monday that Anthony Lamb ...
2019-05-28 14:17

International Day of the Midwife: 5 things you should know Why are midwives important? What impact have they had on mothers’ and babies’ health? As the United Nations celebrates midwives across the world on Sunday, here are five things you should know about the critical role they play in communities....
2019-05-21 20:17

International prospect day primer Today is one of my favorite days of the baseball season and it has nothing to do with the major league team. July 2nd is International Signing Day because the window to sign players from other countries opens again with an entirely new crop of player...
2019-07-02 18:17

5 fun facts for International Beer Day August 2nd is a global celebration of drinking beer. Impress your friends at the next party with these 5 facts.       ...
2019-08-02 18:00

Draft Done, What’s Next for the Knicks and Nets? Patience and Free Agency R.J. Barrett could turn out to be a terrific draft pick, but the Knicks need much more to contend. Both New York teams are eyeing free agency and have money to spend....
2019-06-22 04:51

NBA mock draft: Predicting entire first round before Thursday With Thursday night's NBA draft on the horizon, USA TODAY Sports' experts take one last look at the field of players and predict the first round.       ...
2019-06-18 19:34

Tucson Roadrunners to host NHL Draft party at Gentle Ben’s TUCSON – The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today that the team will hold a viewing party for the 2019 NHL Entry Draft on Friday, June 21 at 5 p.m. at Gentle Ben’s Brewing (865 E Uni...
2019-06-19 04:17

Siena guard Jalen Pickett pulls out of NBA draft LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Siena point guard Jalen Pickett has withdrawn his name from consideration for the NBA draft and will return to school for his sophomore year. Pickett officially declared as an early entrant for the draft in April. He particip...
2019-05-30 00:51

NHL draft 2019: First-round picks, scouting reports The New Jersey Devils made Jack Hughes the first overall pick in the NHL draft. The New York Rangers followed up with Kaapo Kakko at No. 2       ...
2019-06-22 05:51

1,000 fantasy football experts just held a draft. Here’s what you can learn. Results from the ninth installment of the Scott Fish Bowl league show that, when it comes to these players, the public is out of step with the fantasy industry's latest thinking....
2019-07-19 13:51

Texas’ Jaxson Hayes headlines list of big men in NBA draft Jaxson Hayes needed only a year at Texas to put himself at the front of the class of big men in Thursday’s NBA draft. The freshman could go late in the lottery, headlining a list of intriguing talents as the role of the big man has evolved in t...
2019-06-18 18:00

Seahawks sue former draft pick McDowell for bonus repayment DETROIT (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Michigan seeking repayment of a nearly $800,000 of the signing bonus given to former draft pick Malik McDowell claiming he violated his NFL contract. The Seahawks file...
2019-05-31 05:00

Pelicans’ new draft plan could allow Ja Morant to fall to Knicks The Pelicans could still have a hand in the Knicks’ future. Following the Anthony Davis trade with the Lakers, New Orleans holds the fourth pick in Thursday’s draft and is exploring all sorts of options. According to an NBA source, New Orleans has ex...
2019-06-18 07:34

NBA mock draft: How will Pelicans build around Zion Williamson? The Anthony Davis trade gave New Orleans the No. 4 pick. Will the Pelicans hand-pick a young running mate for Williams or spin it forward as part of another trade?...
2019-06-18 19:34

NHL draft: Devils great Ken Daneyko is all-in on Jack Hughes Ken Daneyko is willing to say it — even if Devils GM Ray Shero isn’t just yet. The rugged Devils defenseman turned MSG analyst knows who he’d pick if he were on stage at Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Friday, making the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL Draft...
2019-06-20 05:34

How to draft your fantasy football team the Matthew Berry way Berry explains how to build and manage a winning fantasy football team by taking a weekly approach, loading up on backs and receivers and waiting on QB....
2019-07-31 22:34

US, Taliban scramble to finalize draft on troop withdrawal Taliban and U.S. negotiators are scrambling to finalize a draft agreement that will outline the withdrawal of American and NATO troops from Afghanistan and a verifiable Taliban guarantee to fight terrorism...
2019-07-05 07:00

UK Men’s Basketball to Stream Live NBA Draft Show on Thursday LEXINGTON, Ky. – As the Kentucky men’s basketball program enjoys another life-changing night for a handful of NBA Draft hopefuls on Thursday, Big Blue Nation will be able enjoy a UK-draft-focused live stream for the inaugural Kentucky Basketball Draf...
2019-06-19 02:51

Likely No. 2 NBA draft pick Ja Morant signs deal with Nike Former Murray State point guard Ja Morant, the likely No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, announced Monday that he signed with Nike.        ...
2019-05-27 19:00

Man charged in shooting of Giants draft pick and teammate Authorities have charged an 18-year-old man in an April shooting that wounded New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine and killed one of his Washburn University teammates, Dwane Simmons       ...
2019-07-13 19:34

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia before likely entering NBA Draft Young basketball prodigy LaMelo Ball announced Monday he was going to play professional basketball in Australia while he prepares to enter the 2020 NBA Draft....
2019-06-19 07:00

LaMelo Ball’s next risky move comes with NBA draft confidence There is plenty of confidence to go around the Ball family. Days after his brother Lonzo made headlines as part of the blockbuster Anthony Davis trade, LaMelo Ball broke his own news regarding his next stop. “Next year I’ll take my talents to the NBL...
2019-06-19 01:17

NHL combine’s priceless impact on the Rangers’ draft ‘mosaic’ BUFFALO — Nick Bobrov made an interesting word choice, but “mosaic” was perfectly descriptive. As Bobrov, the Rangers’ director of European scouting, watched the large group of teenagers go through numerous physical tests at the NHL Scouting Combine ...
2019-06-02 05:51

Oregon QB Justin Herbert’s love of science kept him away from NFL Draft Justin Herbert could’ve been a top pick in this year’s NFL Draft and made millions of dollars. But the quarterback’s science nerdiness kept him in school. The Oregon Heisman hopeful is close to graduating with a 4.01 GPA in biology ...
2019-08-20 19:34

Anarchy, ingenuity and a lot to gain: How one team could blow up MLB draft We lay out a big-dollar, high-reward plan to exploit the process, score the most talented class in history and change the sport forever. One question remains: Would it actually work?...
2019-06-01 20:00

Flyers acquire Braun from Sharks for draft picks PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers continued to shore up their defense by acquiring veteran Justin Braun from the San Jose Sharks for two draft picks. Philadelphia on Tuesday sent a 2019 second-round pick and 2019 third-round pick to San Jos...
2019-06-18 19:51

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? The deep and star-studded 2011 NBA Draft class Andy Lyons/Getty The 2011 NBA draft has become one of the best classes in recent memory. The class has produced stars from Kyrie Irving, Klay Thompson, Kawhi Leonard, and Jimmy Butler, and they were all picked in very different spots. Here's where t...
2019-08-06 01:17

NHL draft: Time, TV, streaming info, first-round order and everything you need to know American Jack Hughes is expected to go first and Finland's Kaapo Kakko is expected to be taken second during Friday's first round of the NHL draft.       ...
2019-06-21 18:00

Rare surviving Declaration of Independence draft on display in NYC Here’s one way to celebrate Independence Day that has nothing to do with fireworks or cookouts. Only two complete “fair copies” of the Declaration of Independence still exist — and one is currently on display in the first floor of t...
2019-07-01 18:34

The Phoenix Suns “trade away” in crazy 1st round of NBA draft PHOENIX (AP) – The Phoenix Suns selected Texas Tech’s Jarrett Culver with the No. 6 overall pick in the NBA draft and traded him to Minnesota. A person with knowledge says the Timberwolves traded up five slots in the first round Thursday ...
2019-06-21 07:17

EU hails draft deal to boost US beef imports BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Commission says it’s reached an agreement with the United States to allow more hormone-free U.S. beef onto the European market. The commission said Friday the “in-principle” deal would allow U.S. farmers...
2019-06-14 13:51

New hope: NBA draft gives Pelicans and Knicks bright futures SportsPulse: A few months ago, Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett were teammates at Duke. Now they're top NBA draft picks offering hope to franchises that haven't had it in quite some time.       ...
2019-06-21 07:17

Lynx acquire frontcourt help in 2 deals for draft picks MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Lynx acquired Stephanie Talbot from Phoenix and Alaina Coates from Chicago in two separate trades on Tuesday for draft picks next year. Talbot started 24 games in 2017 and eight in 2018, averaging 4.0 points and 2.3 r...
2019-05-22 04:34

Celtics select Romeo Langford with No. 14 pick in NBA draft BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have selected Romeo Langford with the 14th pick in the NBA draft as they look to fortify a roster facing massive uncertainly with free agency looming. The Celtics also hold the 20th, 22nd and 51st picks. In his lone s...
2019-06-21 05:34

Magic pick Auburn’s Chuma Okeke No. 16 overall in NBA draft ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic have selected Auburn forward Chuma Okeke with the 16th pick of the NBA draft, adding a player they hope will bolster the team’s frontcourt depth. The Magic are coming off a 42-40 finish, the team’s f...
2019-06-21 05:34

Sources: Pitcher skips MLB draft for Japan deal Carter Stewart is in agreement with a Japanese team on a deal that could set a precedent for young prospects looking to make more money early in their careers....
2019-05-22 14:51

Pelicans pick Zion to open draft, Morant goes 2nd The Pelicans selected the superstar forward out Duke No. 1 overall in Thursday's night NBA draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, confirming what had been inevitable once New Orleans won the draft lottery last month....
2019-06-21 10:34

Shero has a Devil of an NHL Draft decision: Hughes or Kakko New Jersey Devils general manager Ray Shero doesn't mind keeping everyone waiting one more day before revealing whether he will select one of the two top projected prospects — American center Jack Hughes or Finland's Kaapo Kakko — with the first pick...
2019-06-21 15:34

RJ Barrett confesses Knicks NBA draft dream that may never happen RJ Barrett has enough family in New York to call it home, and wants to be a Knick. We’ll find out if they want him. After finishing an individual workout for the Knicks at MSG Training Center on Monday, Barrett, who turns 19 on Friday, said he hasn’t...
2019-06-11 02:00

Mets’ stud draft pick kept his cool, and it paid off Matt Allan entered the draft prepared for “crazy” things to happen and said that helped him cope with the anxiety of not getting selected earlier. Considered a first-round talent who slipped to the third round because of concerns over whether he woul...
2019-06-29 21:17

How draft pick went from volleyball scholarship to Yankees in 3 years While many MLB draft picks make the jump from high school to the minor leagues, Yankees third-rounder Jake Sanford is on a more unusual path. The No. 105 pick graduated from Auburn Drive High School in 2016, passed on a volleyball scholarship from Da...
2019-06-06 18:17

Opinion: NBA should be embarrassed about wrong hats being worn at the draft With the trade not being recognized by the league, a number of players on Thursday night had to have their photos taken with wrong hats on.       ...
2019-06-21 18:00

Bol Bol’s slide could result in an NBA draft heist for Denver Nuggets Bol, the son of former 7-foot-7 NBA center Manute Bol, produced 21.0 points, 9.6 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per contest in 2018-19 for the Ducks before a stress fracture in his left foot limited him to just nine games....
2019-06-21 18:00

Rangers already keeping eye on 2021 Seattle expansion draft We’re moving beyond the dipping-your-toes-into-the-water phase of the NHL offseason. It begins to get serious with the crowning of the Stanley Cup champion. This season becomes last season. Next year becomes this year. And then of course, there is 20...
2019-06-13 04:51

Knicks sign UCLA’s Kris Wilkes after NBA Draft The Knicks stayed busy once the NBA Draft ended. They signed UCLA standout Kris Wilkes to a two-way deal at the conclusion of the second round Thursday night, according to ESPN. The 6-foot-8 wing averaged a team-leading 17.4 points per game last seas...
2019-06-21 17:51

Griner, Gray top picks in WNBA All-Star draft The Phoenix Mercury's Brittney Griner and the Los Angeles Sparks' Chelsea Gray were the first two players selected Tuesday in the WNBA All-Star Game draft....
2019-07-24 08:17

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down By agreeing to a deal to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does business....
2019-05-22 14:51

The top 2019 fantasy football sleepers to draft late Here are seven players with an average draft position of Round 8 or later with a chance to exceed expectations and help your fantasy team win a title....
2019-08-14 04:51

Spurs take teens Samanic, Johnson to open NBA draft SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs selected Croatian power forward Luka Samanic with the 19th overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday night and then added Kentucky wing player Keldon Johnson 10 picks later, adding a pair of 19-year-olds. Samanic...
2019-06-21 05:34

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson goes No1 to Pelicans – live! Ja Morant goes No2 to Memphis GrizzliesNew York Knicks select RJ Barrett with third pickTweet Hunter at @HunterFelt or email him 1.24am BST Pelicans trade down enough times to create a wormhole in time and space https://t.co/XiYd041uDs 1.23am BST The...
2019-06-21 02:34

Point taken: Cavs select Garland with No. 5 pick in draft CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers used the No. 5 pick in the NBA draft on point guard Darius Garland, who played in just five games at Vanderbilt because of a knee injury Garland suffered torn meniscus in his left knee during a Nov. 23 game and underwen...
2019-06-21 02:17

Chipper Jones stands out among draft's No. 1 picks In 1990, the Atlanta Braves drafted Chipper Jones with the No. 1 overall pick, and he accomplished something no other player has done after being selected first        ...
2019-06-03 13:17

NBA draft: Ja Morant to undergo minor knee surgery Projected top-three NBA draft pick Ja Morant will undergo surgery on his right knee, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports.        ...
2019-06-03 13:17

Draft primer: Answering the 25 biggest last-minute questions Expectations for Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kakko. The team that must ace the draft. Odds we see a first-round goalie. All that and more from our experts....
2019-06-20 18:00

Knicks’ NBA draft dream: RJ Barrett ‘a lot like’ James Harden Here’s a juicy comparison to chew on over Memorial Day Weekend — courtesy of ESPN’s college basketball savant Jay Bilas. Bilas sees a lot of 2018 MVP James Harden in Duke’s lefty 6-7 shooting-guard sniper, RJ Barrett, who should be available at No. 3...
2019-05-24 19:00

2019 NBA Draft sleepers: The under-the-radar prospects to watch The NBA Draft is, mainly, about what happens at the top. That’s where the LeBrons and Durants of the world get picked, and most often, that’s where the future of the league takes shape. But there’s something to be said for what come...
2019-06-20 17:34

Culver, Reddish top list of shooting guards in NBA draft Jarrett Culver made himself a top-flight NBA prospect by pushing Texas Tech to within a win of its first national championship. Culver is regarded by many as the top shooting guard in Thursday’s draft, part of a rapid rise from solid freshman c...
2019-06-17 01:17

What channel is the 2019 NBA draft on? Here's TV and streaming info, plus everything else you need to know The next class of NBA talent will selected Thursday night in New York. Here's all the info you need to watch and follow the 2019 NBA draft.       ...
2019-06-20 13:34

Yankees select N.J. native Anthony Volpe in MLB draft The Yankees already have two of the best born-and-bred New York major leaguers in Dellin Betances and Adam Ottavino. Now they have one of the best young prospects from the area, too. They went local to start the MLB draft on Monday night, taking Delb...
2019-06-04 09:51

How to draft a fantasy football team in nine easy steps New to fantasy football or just making sure you're doing things correctly? Follow these nine important steps to assemble the best roster possible on draft day....
2019-07-12 00:51

2019 NHL draft: Islanders set for few picks, quiet weekend A year after one of the most important drafts in franchise history, the 2019 NHL Draft seems likely to be a much quieter affair for the Islanders. In 2018, GM Lou Lamoriello scored Oliver Wahlstrom and Noah Dobson with the two first-round picks among...
2019-06-21 21:51

NBA draft: New Orleans Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick Zion Williamson won several national accolades as a freshman at Duke and his game - which includes size, skill, strength, speed and acumen - is rare.       ...
2019-06-21 05:34

2019 NBA mock draft 2.0: What happens after Knicks pick RJ Barrett Believe it or not, there is intrigue in next Thursday’s NBA draft beyond Zion Williamson. Will the Knicks take RJ Barrett, as expected, or Jarrett Culver? Will they even make the No. 3 pick, will the Lakers make the selection right after, or will one...
2019-06-14 19:34

Colts close out draft class with signing of LB Okereke INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie linebacker Bobby Okereke became the Indianapolis Colts’ final draft pick to sign his rookie contract Friday. He was a third-round selection, No. 89 overall. Indianapolis expects him to provide depth at linebacker and ...
2019-06-15 03:51

EU threatens Turkey with sanctions over Cyprus drilling: draft The European Union is set to curb contacts and funding for Ankara in retaliation for what it calls Turkey's "illegal" drilling for gas and oil off Cyprus and stands ready to ramp up sanctions further, a draft statement seen by Reuters shows....
2019-07-11 14:00

Mets select Brett Baty in MLB draft surprise If the Mets’ first draft pick can come anywhere close to the last third baseman they chose in the opening round, they’ll be ecstatic. The last time the team chose a high school prospect in the first round who played the hot corner they took a Virgini...
2019-06-04 09:51

NBA’s weird trade rules lead to draft hat confusion The conversation was about what the players were wearing on Thursday night, but for wrong reasons. Several players picked during the 2019 NBA Draft were seen wearing hats of a team they aren’t going to actually suit up for, thanks to trade agreements...
2019-06-21 21:51

Bears sign third-round draft pick Montgomery LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed third-round draft pick David Montgomery. The running back from Iowa State was the first player taken by the Bears after they traded up with New England to grab him at No. 73 overall. Chicago had ...
2019-06-14 22:17

KKR buys Campbell's international business for $2 bln - AFR KKR & Co has agreed to purchase the international business of food company Campbell Soup Co for $2.2 billion, including its popular biscuits brand Tim-Tams, the Australian Financial Review reported on Wednesday....
2019-07-24 05:17

KKR agrees to buy Campbell's international business The Australian Financial Review newspaper reported, citing anonymous sources, the U.S. private equity firm had agreed to pay $2.2 billion for the business....
2019-07-24 05:51

Men in Black: International Is a Galaxy of Fun for a New Generation Men in Black: International will not be the best movie you see this year. There are plot issues, character arcs go unfinished, and the ending felt rushed. But it’s still a campy, cool sci-fi spy thriller—one that coasts on the natural charisma of Tes...
2019-06-12 21:17

Sky Harbor International Airport is looking to expand Sky Harbor International Airport is looking to expand. The Phoenix City Council approved the airport’s 20-year plan Tuesday. Sky Harbor officials say they had more than 45-million passengers last year and project more than 70-million passengers...
2019-06-14 07:17

There may be life on other planets, but there’s none in Men In Black: International The Men In Black movies are about chemistry as much as they’re about aliens. Beginning with the gruff father/cocky son dynamic between Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith in Barry Sonnenfeld’s 1997 original, the series has been powered largely by the inte...
2019-06-13 01:34

Cobham to be acquired by Advent International -FT British engineer Cobham Plc is to be acquired by U.S. private equity firm Advent International in a deal that would value it at about 4 billion pounds ($4.99 billion) including debt, the Financial Times reported, citing people close to the situation....
2019-07-25 04:34

Mario Maker Contest: International Cat Day International Cat Day happened this week, not to be confused with National Cat Day, which happens in October. Do cats deserve two different days dedicated to them? I don’t know. But let’s celebrate our fluffy little pets by creating some Mario levels...
2019-08-10 21:34

Pistons take international prospect Doumbouya at No. 15 AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Pistons have drafted Sekou Doumbouya with the No. 15 pick of the NBA draft. The 6-foot-9, 230-pound Doumbouya played last season in France’s top pro league. He does not turn 19 until December, but he could...
2019-06-21 05:34

Africa's Green parties bet on international help In Germany and large parts of Europe, green parties are compounding their electoral successes. Environmental parties in Africa still have a long way to go, but the climate crisis could quicken their ascent....
2019-07-15 17:34

International investment banks: It’s all about China International IBs pride themselves on the diversity of their business in Asia Pacific, but a bank without a decent China business in this region is nowhere. It is the engine of both regional and global growth....
2019-05-21 16:34

"You Must Be Stupid": Duterte Says Won't Be Tried By International Court Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has declared he will never be tried by an international court for mass killings in his war on drugs, and vowed no let-up in a crackdown that he said he was winning......
2019-07-17 13:51

Amazon fires: Can international pressure help put them out? Wildfires blazing in the Amazon have sparked an international dispute. As Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro dismisses foreign leaders' condemnations, what can the international community really do to protect the Amazon?...
2019-08-24 09:00

Former England international Haskell to try hand at MMA "Former England rugby international James Haskell has signed a deal with mixed martial arts promotion Bellator MMA and will compete in the heavyweight division, the 34-year-old confirmed on Thursday."...
2019-08-22 19:34

At least four rookies on International Presidents Cup team The International team for December's Presidents Cup will have at least four first-time players, after Mexico's Abraham Ancer, China's Li Haotong, Taiwan's C.T. Pan and Australian Cameron Smith all qualified for the team on Sunday....
2019-08-19 08:34

DRC Ebola epidemic is international emergency, says WHO Organisation calls for more funds as 2,512 cases are confirmed in the regionThe Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a public health emergency of international concern, the World Health Organization has declared, calling for more...
2019-07-18 00:51

NHL draft prospects baffled by Ryan O'Reilly's weird stick The Blues pivot uses a truly unique twig on the ice -- to the bewilderment of onlookers. But it works for him, as evidenced by the two goals he scored in Game 4....
2019-06-04 20:17

ESPN’s baseball version of Adrian Wojnarowski fails in MLB draft bit Jeff Passan’s Twitter bit shaped into a flop. It began as a playful ploy and quickly turned tired, with ESPN’s go-to baseball news breaker mimicking his basketball equivalent, Adrian Wojnarowski, by tweeting coded language Monday night at...
2019-06-04 20:51

Morant, Garland, White top list of point guards in NBA draft Ja Morant, Darius Garland and Coby White make up a clear top tier of point guards in next week’s NBA draft, though one has barely played in the past year. Morant was an NCAA Tournament star for Murray State, while White blossomed into a one-and...
2019-06-14 19:51

Carter Stewart is Scott Boras’ perfect MLB draft tool Carter Stewart might be just what Scott Boras needs. The 19-year old Stewart, who reportedly agreed with Japan’s Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks on a six-year deal worth over $7 million, could set a precedent for highly drafted players to go to Japan in...
2019-05-22 20:34

Heat select Tyler Herro from Kentucky with No. 13 draft pick MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro is already the answer to a trivia question. He’s the first shooting guard that the Miami Heat drafted after Dwyane Wade retired. The former Kentucky sharpshooter was the 13th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday ni...
2019-06-21 05:34

Pacers select European center with 18th pick in NBA draft INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers selected center Goga Bitadze with the 18th overall pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. At 6-foot-11, 245 pounds, he adds depth to a front-line that could undergo major changes this summer with starting forwards ...
2019-06-21 05:34

Joe Murphy, the No. 1 pick in 1986 NHL draft, is homeless again — and refusing help Efforts to get Joe Murphy, the No. 1 pick in the 1986 NHL draft, off the streets have failed. And now some say he's using drugs.       ...
2019-08-08 21:00

Five-star prospect skipping college to train for 2021 NBA draft Five-star prospect MarJon Beauchamp rejected multiple Division I offers to commit to a 12-month training program to prepare for the 2021 NBA draft.       ...
2019-08-01 21:17

Coby White’s Knicks workout adds more drama to NBA Draft The Knicks are making the NBA draft look interesting from the outside. On Thursday, the team brought in North Carolina’s Coby White for a private workout at its facility, per ESPN.com. White, who averaged 16.1 points and 4.1 assists in his lone...
2019-06-21 01:00

NBA Draft 2019: New Orleans Pelicans pick Zion Williamson first overall The New Orleans Pelicans drafted Zion Williamson with the first pick of the 2019 NBA Draft Thursday, anointing him as the new face of the franchise to replace the departing Anthony Davis....
2019-06-21 01:51

Bulls draft North Carolina’s Coby White with No. 7 pick CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls drafted North Carolina point guard Coby White with the No. 7 overall pick on Thursday. Executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson had said the Bulls would look for an upgrade at the position after K...
2019-06-21 03:00

Tacko Fall at last getting Knicks shot as NBA draft hype heats up OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks will finally get a chance to interview and work out intriguing 7-foot-7 Central Florida center Tacko Fall on Friday, The Post has learned. Fall swung onto the Knicks’ radar after his impressive NBA Draft Combine performan...
2019-06-04 09:51

Letting teams trade picks is MLB Draft’s ticket out of obscurity Imagine in the days leading to the MLB draft word surfaced that the Dodgers and Padres were maneuvering to try to acquire the No. 1-overall pick from the Orioles. Both NL West clubs are well positioned for the next few years and saw the chance to obt...
2019-06-15 22:17

Notable AZ Coyote Draft Selections To Play For Tucson Roadrunners TUCSON – The Tucson Roadrunners pro hockey team has had a handful of players on its roster that were drafted by the Arizona Coyotes.  Here’s more on those players, -and- the Arizona Coyote’s pick in the first round of the 2019 NHL D...
2019-06-23 03:34

2019 NHL draft: Full first round order and picks for all 31 teams In a city more known for its rainy weather, it’s about to get drafty up in Vancouver. The 2019 NHL Draft kicks off with the first round on Friday, June 21, and it portends to be a weekend with some franchise-changing picks made and maybe even a few b...
2019-06-22 03:51

New president John Davidson all smiles over Rangers’ draft opportunity John Davidson spent the majority of his introductory press conference smiling, soaking up his return to Broadway as the Rangers’ president. That grin widened when the upcoming NHL Draft was brought up, and the opportunity his new team has in front of...
2019-05-23 04:17

NBA post-lottery mock draft: Predicting the entire first round After last week's NBA draft lottery, we know the order. But we still have to wait a month to see who goes where. So until then, we're playing GM.        ...
2019-05-22 22:34

As MLB draft continues, Nationals take college slugger, four more pitchers among Day 2 picks The Nationals drafted Florida State's Drew Mendoza with their third-round pick Tuesday. The selected seven additional players through the end of the 10th round....
2019-06-05 01:51

MLB Draft prospect Carter Stewart signs with Japanese team Eastern Florida State Junior College pitcher Carter Stewart, who was the No. 8 overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft but did not sign with the Atlanta Braves, is forgoing this year's draft to instead play in Japan....
2019-05-22 04:00

| Norway draft in towering press officer to prepare for Renard Norway have drafted in their towering male press officer to help prepare for the looming figure of French star Wendie Renard in their World Cup Group A showdown....
2019-06-11 16:51

Yankees sign 1st-round draft pick, SS Anthony Volpe The New York Yankees have signed first-round draft pick Anthony Volpe, a high school shortstop from nearby New Jersey, for a bonus of $2,740,300       ...
2019-06-11 19:00

Twins sign top draft pick Keoni Cavaco, with $4.05M bonus MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have signed their first-round draft pick, high school infielder Keoni Cavaco. Cavaco was in Minnesota on Tuesday to tour Target Field and finalize his contract, which came with a $4.05 million signing bonus. Tha...
2019-06-12 05:00

Panel Formed To Draft Central Law For Checking Violence Against Doctors The Union Health Ministry has entrusted an eight-member sub-committee with the task of drafting a central law to check violence against doctors and other medical professionals, a long-standing demand......
2019-07-14 05:51

Greece U-turns over draft law redefining rape after fierce criticism Government caves in after protests from rights groups and senior judicial officialsGreece’s government has rushed to revise legislation that redefines rape after unprecedented criticism from activists, human rights groups and senior judicial official...
2019-06-07 15:01

Draft heist of the century? How Mike Trout fell to the Angels "He's Mickey Mantle but not a switch-hitter, Rickey Henderson but right-handed." A decade after the best player of a generation lasted until the 25th pick, those who know best detail how it happened....
2019-06-07 00:51

Experts think Trump policy on China counterproductive: draft letter Scores of Asia specialists, including former U.S. diplomats and military officers, want President Donald Trump to rethink policies that "treat China as an enemy," warning the approach could hurt U.S. interests and the global economy, according to a d...
2019-06-30 00:17

Navy draft pick embraces double challenge: Duty first, Red Sox soon Noah Song tells ESPN he plans to sign with Boston in the next week. He'll report to Class A but will head shortly to flight school and, like NBA legend David Robinson before him, serve out his commitment to the armed forces....
2019-06-12 18:17

Knicks’ draft target RJ Barrett has ‘great’ case for No. 1 pick RJ Barrett’s high school coach believes his former player didn’t get the attention he was due at Duke because of Zion Williamson and feels there could be a case made for the 6-foot-7 stud to be the No. 1 pick of the draft. Kevin Boyle, head coach at ...
2019-05-21 15:34

Blue Jays draft Braden Halladay, son of Roy, in touching gesture NEW YORK — Toronto has selected Florida high school pitcher Braden Halladay, a son of the late Roy Halladay, in the 32nd round of the Major League Baseball draft — the round matching his father’s Blue Jays uniform number. The younger Halladay i...
2019-06-06 04:34

Our fantasy football experts debate these tight end draft options Each week leading up to the 2019 NFL season, Fantasy Madman Drew Loftis and Roto Rage Jarad Wilk will debate which of two fantasy options is the better draft pick. This week: tight ends. Evan Engram vs. O.J. Howard Drew: Evan Engram — No Odell Beckha...
2019-08-08 17:00

Carson Coleman and Ryan Shinn Selected in 2019 MLB Draft Carson Coleman.Kentucky beat SIU-Edwardsville 6-4 at Kentucky Proud Park.Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Carson Coleman and Ryan Shinn were selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft, bringing Kentucky’s thr...
2019-06-06 04:34

Jordan Bone's Draft Party Went From Tragic To Joyful In A Flash As this video of undrafted Fred VanVleet that made the rounds last night showed, there are at least some NBA draft parties that fizzle out before anyone can enjoy the ecstatic release they all came for, and it looked like Tennessee standout Jordan Bo...
2019-06-21 16:00

Amateur prospect Carter Stewart opts for Japan over MLB draft Draft prospect Carter Stewart is making a unique career decision, foregoing his chance in this June's Major League Baseball draft to play overseas.        ...
2019-05-21 19:34

Bol Bol Heads To Denver Nuggets After Agonizing Draft Night Slide Extremely fun one-and-done Oregon prospect Bol Bol showed up to Thursday night’s NBA draft decked out in a black suit featuring a garish sequined spider web on the left shoulder, smiling and optimistic and looking forward to being drafted somewhere i...
2019-06-21 14:17

Trump says bolstering military’s budget makes up for his draft deferment ​President Trump, who got ​a ​draft deferment for bone spurs during the Vietnam ​War, said he didn’t serve because he was “never a fan” of the conflict but is making up for it now by bolstering the military’s budget. “I ...
2019-06-05 15:34

Celtics draft young scorers as they trudge into free agency Facing uncertainty, Celtics pick up Indiana guard Romeo Langford, Tennessee forward Robert Williams in busy NBA draft       ...
2019-06-21 07:17

2019 NHL draft: Ray Shero has busy weekend with Devils’ 10 picks Ray Shero is going to bring it down to the wire — again. The Devils GM famously refused to divulge who he would take with the No. 1 overall pick in 2017, and he won’t fill anyone in until he takes the stage in Vancouver to make the top selectio...
2019-06-21 21:51

Zack Thompson Selected No. 19 Overall in 2019 MLB Draft by St. Louis Cardinals Zack Thompson celebrates being drafted by the Cardinals – UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky junior left-hander Zack Thompson was selected by the St. Louis Cardinals with the 19th overall pick in the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Mond...
2019-06-04 06:00

All-time NBA draft: Best player picked at every slot, from 1-30, in league history Before the next batch of NBA newcomers makes the transition to the big leagues on Thursday in the draft, we're taking a step back.       ...
2019-06-20 13:34

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 7 overall in non-PPR leagues Picking seventh overall puts you right on target for a very good running back or an elite receiver. Making that call, and preparing for your next 2-3 picks, is something you must decide before Draft Day....
2019-08-02 22:34

2019 NBA mock draft: How will Pelicans build around Zion Williamson? The Anthony Davis trade gave New Orleans the No. 4 pick. Will the Pelicans hand-pick a young running mate for Williams or spin it forward as part of another trade?...
2019-06-18 19:34

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement Zion Williamson won’t be a Knick barring stunning upheaval at the top of Thursday night’s NBA draft, but the Duke phenom is certain they won’t be disappointed if they select his close friend and one-and-done former college teammate RJ Barrett. “He’s ...
2019-06-20 05:34

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 3 overall in non-PPR leagues No complaining if you're picking third overall! You're guaranteed three top-31 players, and one of them will be a stud running back as the cornerstone of your title-hoisting squad....
2019-08-02 22:34

NHL draft history isn’t totally on Devils and Jack Hughes’ side This reminds me of the John Tavares draft year, when Garth Snow refused to divulge whom the Islanders would select with the first-overall pick — the general manager for some reason attempting to inject drama into the 2009 proceedings even though No. ...
2019-06-02 05:51

Devils select US-born Jack Hughes with the No. 1 pick in the NHL draft Jack Hughes, 18, was considered the No. 1 prospect from the start of season until finish, though Finland's Kaapo Kakko challenged him at the end.       ...
2019-06-22 05:51

Draft bust Hasheem Thabeet seeks redemption and second chance in NBA Five years after his last game, former No. 2 overall pick Hasheem Thabeet is working out and hoping for one last shot at playing in the NBA.        ...
2019-06-01 23:34

Hype starts now as Jack Hughes, Kaapo Kakko go 1-2 in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia — It might have gone just as expected, but now the excitement is tangible. The first two picks of the 2019 NHL draft on Friday night played out as so many expected they would. The Devils took American center Jack Hughes wi...
2019-06-22 05:01

Jets acquire OL Alex Lewis from Ravens for draft pick New York Jets acquire offensive lineman Alex Lewis from Baltimore Ravens for 2020 conditional 7th-round draft pick       ...
2019-08-06 00:51

Jack Hughes, Kaapo Kakko could fit in well among great No. 1-No. 2 draft duos Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kakko should have great careers and a great rivalry. Which drafts saw their top two players develop into stars?       ...
2019-06-22 16:17

NHL mock draft: Expect a heavy U.S. presence at the start of the first round The NHL draft's first round is Friday in Vancouver. USA TODAY Sports columnist Kevin Allen makes his prediction for all 31 picks.       ...
2019-06-19 20:17

#StopHindiImposition Protest Erupts Against Centre's Draft Education Plan Hindi should not be made a mandatory third language in schools, a popular campaign on social media said on Saturday, as Twitter was flooded with messages protesting a draft education policy submitted......
2019-06-01 16:34

"Don't Incite Us": Raj Thackeray's Party On Centre's Draft Education Plan Joining ranks with the recent protests over the three language formula proposed in the draft National Education Policy 2019, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena on Sunday spoke against enforcement of Hindi......
2019-06-03 07:00

NBA draft winners and losers: Bol Bol, New Orleans Pelicans headline list The NBA draft has come and gone, but before we look too far ahead, let's take a step back and examine the winners — and losers — from draft night.       ...
2019-06-21 19:34

NHL draft winners and losers: Canadiens get a steal with Cole Caufield at No. 15 Cole Caufield, a 72-goal scorer, kept dropping until the Canadiens drafted him at No. 15. Shame on NHL teams who passed on him because of his size.       ...
2019-06-22 09:51

RJ Barrett is turning heads in his bright pink NBA draft suit Growing up, former Duke basketball star RJ Barrett envisioned his NBA draft day — particularly, walking across the stage and greeting the league commissioner, Adam Silver. “Shaking the commissioner’s hand has always been a big thing for me,” Barrett,...
2019-06-20 17:34

Tracking Instagram-famous dunk star’s journey to NBA draft This was two years ago, before Jalen Lecque became Instagram-famous for his jaw-dropping dunks, before he developed into an elite-level recruit, before he landed scholarship offers from some of the most prominent high-major schools in the country. He...
2019-06-16 13:17

Opinion: NBA draft exciting, fast-paced and totally overrated The picks and moves during the NBA draft won't seem nearly as important after Thursday night's initial brouhaha.       ...
2019-06-20 08:17

Three late-round wide receivers who could pay off big in your fantasy football draft Here are three wideouts with an average draft position of Round 8 or later with a chance to exceed expectations and help your fantasy team win a title....
2019-08-22 18:00

U.S. and Taliban Negotiators Are Scrambling to Rewrite a Draft on Troop Withdrawal (ISLAMABAD) — Taliban and U.S. negotiators are scrambling to rewrite a draft agreement that will outline the withdrawal of American and NATO troops from Afghanistan and a verifiable Taliban guarantee to fight terrorism ahead of an all-Afghan pe...
2019-07-04 16:34

| SA Schools squads named for U18 International Series The SA Schools and SA Schools A squads to contest the U18 International Series against Argentina, England, France, Wales has been announced by SA Rugby....
2019-07-15 23:17

International airlines' response to FAA on Iran airspace The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions....
2019-06-21 19:00

Johnson to meet Trump at first international summit as PM Boris Johnson is heading to his first international summit as prime minister - and meetings with Donald Trump, the EU and other world leaders on the agenda....
2019-08-24 10:00

Cosmonauts take spacewalk outside International Space Station MOSCOW — Two Russian crewmembers on the International Space Station ventured into open space Wednesday to conduct scientific research and help maintain the orbiting outpost. Oleg Kononenko and Alexey Ovchinin worked to retrieve several scientific exp...
2019-05-30 20:34

UPDATE 1-KKR agrees to buy Campbell's international business KKR & Co said on Wednesday it had agreed to purchase the international business of food company Campbell Soup Co, including its popular biscuits brand Tim-Tams....
2019-07-24 05:17

Amnesty International to make almost 100 staff redundant ‘Overspending by organisation’s senior leadership team’ blamed for £17m budget deficitAmnesty International is to cut almost 100 jobs as part of urgent restructuring to tackle a “serious budget deficit”, the human rights organisation has confirmed.Am...
2019-06-06 14:17

Tennis: Barty withdraws from Strasbourg International Ashleigh Barty's French Open preparations suffered a blow on Tuesday when a right arm injury forced the Australian's withdrawal from the Strasbourg International....
2019-05-21 15:01

International Day Of Yoga: How Ranchi Is Preparing For June 21 International Day of Yoga is celebrated annually since its inception by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2015. Yoga Day 2019 theme is "Yoga for the heart"....
2019-06-18 12:17

Vistara Announces New International Flights, Details Here Bookings for the new flights are open on all channels, including airline's website, airline's iOS and android mobile apps, through online travel agencies (OTAs) and travel agents, according to......
2019-08-10 23:34

England international Duggan leaves Barcelona "England women\u0027s international Toni Duggan is to leave Barcelona after two years with the club, she said on Friday, without revealing where she would play next."...
2019-07-06 11:17

On International Day, UN stands in solidarity with some 20 detained staff Marking International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid tribute to UN personnel abducted, detained or missing while serving....
2019-05-21 15:00

Will IS fighters face an international court in Iraq? Calls for an international tribunal to prosecute "Islamic State" fighters are growing louder ahead of an EU meeting. European states, including Germany, refuse to bring some of their citizens-turned-militants home....
2019-06-07 00:51

International travel essentials that belong in your carry-on When traveling overseas, you’ll want most of your trip essentials on hand in your carry-on. Start with this international travel checklist.       ...
2019-08-03 16:17

International forum: Don’t expect cheap money to do it all An international forum for central bankers is warning that the global economic recovery will need more than just support from the likes of the U.S. Federal Reserve to get past its current shaky stretch....
2019-06-30 14:34

Lille sign U.S. international winger Weah from PSG Lille have signed United States international winger Timothy Weah from rivals Paris St Germain on a five-year contract, the French Ligue 1 side said in a statement....
2019-06-30 22:00

Amnesty International criticizes Brazil's far-right leader Amnesty International published an open letter Tuesday criticizing the policies of President Jair Bolsonaro, saying they will lead to more homicides and deny some Brazilians their human rights....
2019-05-22 00:00

Boris Johnson heading to his first international summit as PM Boris Johnson is heading to his first international summit as prime minister - and meetings with Donald Trump, the EU and other world leaders on the agenda....
2019-08-24 04:00

Amnesty International issues travel warning for US The human rights organization warns gun violence has led to a "human rights crisis" in the US. The killings of 31 people in attacks at the weekend have renewed pressure on President Trump to strengthen gun controls....
2019-08-08 13:34

Kim, Xi promise to build relationship 'whatever the international situation' In a meeting between North Korea's Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, the leaders agreed to build on their good relationship, “whatever the international situation,” according to reports....
2019-06-22 16:17

Mario Maker Contest: International Cat Day, Winners! Last week I asked you wonderful people to create some cat-themed Mario levels in celebration of International Cat Day. It was time to honor our cats by turning a plumber into a cat and throwing him at some enemies and jumps. It is the only way to cel...
2019-08-18 03:34

WHO likely to declare Ebola an international emergency: experts The World Health Organization (WHO) should and is likely to declare an international emergency over the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that has now spread to Uganda, experts said as a WHO advisory panel met on Friday....
2019-06-15 04:00

SpiceJet Announces New International Flights, Tickets From Rs 16,700 Customers who wish to plan their travel can book tickets via airline's official website - spicejet.com, airline's mobile app and through online travel portals and travel agents....
2019-07-03 13:00

International captain Els fails to get a say in Royal Melbourne set-up International captain Ernie Els says he will have no say in the set-up of Royal Melbourne for the Presidents Cup but still thinks his knowledge of a venue where he holds the course record could help his players in their quest for victory....
2019-08-02 06:51

DynCorp International gets $308.6M airfield readiness contract DynCorp International won a $306.6 million contract with the U.S. Air Force for aviation command and control and maintenance services, the Pentagon announced....
2019-07-05 20:34

| DRC Ebola outbreak an 'emergency of international concern': WHO The World Health Organization on Wednesday declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo a "public health emergency of international concern," a rare designation only used for the gravest epidemics....
2019-07-17 22:00

Arsenal v Fiorentina: International Champions Cup – live! Arsenal continue pre-season tour of US with friendly in CharlotteTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 11.49pm BST 36 min: Another iffy moment for the Arsenal defense as Ceccherini’s header on goal is blocked by Nketiah on the back line. 11.43pm...
2019-07-21 01:00

Interpol busts international pedophilia ring Nine people have been arrested in Thailand, Australia and the US in connection with an online pedophilia network. Fifty children were rescued in the international operation....
2019-05-23 15:34

Bus with international students catches fire, no injuries A coach bus carrying 20 international students visiting Tufts University caught fire on Route 128 North in Burlington, Massachusetts. Nobody was hurt. (July 11)        ...
2019-07-11 12:34

Pompeo says U.S. does not want war with Iran; pushes for international response The United States does not want to go to war with Iran but will take every action necessary, including diplomacy, to guarantee safe navigation through vital shipping lanes in the Middle East, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
2019-06-16 19:34

Ragnarok Duo Can't Help MiB: International Catch Lightning in a Bottle Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson star in Men in Black: International, a spin-off soft reboot of the 22-year-old franchise that borrows the stars of Thor: Ragnarok, but none of its magic....
2019-06-14 18:00

WHO declares Ebola outbreak an international emergency Enlarge / Health workers communicate information about Ebola at an Ebola screening station on the road between Butembo and Goma on July 16, 2019, in Goma, DRC. (credit: Getty | John Wessels) The World Health Organization on Wednesday declared the n...
2019-07-18 03:34

Halep signs up for inaugural Adelaide International "Reigning Wimbledon champion Simona Halep will play in the inaugural Adelaide International ahead of next year\u0027s Australian Open, organisers said on Friday."...
2019-08-02 18:00

Amnesty International criticizes Brazil’s far-right leader Amnesty International has published an open letter criticizing the policies of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, saying they will lead to more homicides and deny some Brazilians their human rights...
2019-05-22 00:00

WHO declares international emergency over DRC Ebola outbreak The World Health Organization is calling for international support to help stop the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo from spreading...
2019-07-18 13:34

‘Men in Black: International’ is an unfunny buddy-cop flop There are more than a billion trillion stars in the observable universe. “Men In Black: International,” however, gets only one. A cautionary tale for the age of reboots, “International” takes over from a perfectly good comedy film series, and turns i...
2019-06-12 21:34

A San Francisco startup guide for international entrepreneurs San Francisco is hallowed ground for tech entrepreneurs. Every year thousands of founders travel to the city, set on starting the next unicorn. However, while the birthplace of Twitter and Uber certainly can provide connections, investors, and talent...
2019-08-13 17:17

The best 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray players you can buy right now These days it's not hard to find streaming services that offer 4K movies and TV shows on-demand - Netflix and Amazon are certainly leading the charge but it's only a matter of time until more follow suit. However, if you're the kind of...
2019-07-14 01:34

EU summit draft conclusions back call for carbon neutrality by 2050 European Union leaders may agree to back going carbon neutral by 2050 on Thursday, according to language in the latest draft conclusions for their summit seen by Reuters....
2019-06-19 21:51

Capitals enter NHL draft weekend amid a cap crunch and trade speculation “I don’t know that we’re ever not in an all-in situation," GM Brian MacLellan said Thursday of the team's approach to the offseason. "We view ourselves as a contender for the Cup and we want to put the best team forward and make the best decisions to...
2019-06-21 07:34

Wizards work out projected first-round NBA draft pick Keldon Johnson The Wizards hold the ninth selection in next week's draft, and Johnson is the first player to work out with the team who could potentially fill that spot....
2019-06-14 03:34

The White House Readies Draft of Executive Order That Could Break the Internet It appears the Trump administration is drafting an executive order that has the potential to radically change how the content posted on social networks are governed, stripping crucial protections from tech companies and inserting much more government...
2019-08-10 03:00

Mets shuffle leaky bullpen, sign 1st-round draft pick NEW YORK (AP) — Desperate for help in a failing bullpen, the New York Mets have acquired reliever Brooks Pounders from the Cleveland Indians for cash. Pounders, who had been pitching at Triple-A Columbus, was immediately added to the major league ros...
2019-06-16 02:00

Fantasy football 10-team, 2-QB PPR mock draft: Mahomes' value spikes dramatically Patrick Mahomes is the consensus No. 1 overall quarterback in fantasy football drafts, but his value changed dramatically in this mock that starts a pair of QBs. Here is the fallout....
2019-08-09 19:34

NBA draft: Legend of Zion Williamson grows with incredible story from HS coach In case you needed a reminder of how otherworldly Zion Williamson is, his high school basketball coach has a story for you.       ...
2019-06-20 20:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Tight End Tiers 3.0 and strategies You can get wide receiver production from the tight end position, but it's going to cost you. Is it worth it? Dave Richard breaks down the state of the position heading into training camp....
2019-08-02 01:51

NHL draft 2019: Live updates, analysis of news, rumors from first round The NHL draft's first round begins Friday at 8 p.m. ET, but the news and rumors will dominate the day. Follow along.       ...
2019-06-21 18:00

Jay Bilas talks NBA draft, Ja Morant’s talent and Dwight Howard regret ESPN college hoops analyst Jay Bilas talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about Ja Morant’s rise, the mystery after No. 3 and a Dwight Howard mistake. Q: What were your initial thoughts as the lottery unfolded? A: The Knicks were disappointed becau...
2019-06-14 10:34

LaMelo Ball, age 17, opts for Australian league ahead of 2020 NBA draft The point guard, who had NCAA eligibility concerns, follows RJ Hampton in helping forge a path for young players who want to go pro straight out of high school....
2019-06-18 08:17

Jahlil Okafor takes next step to shedding draft bust label It’s the big day for this year’s NBA prospects, but one former bust has his own draft-day triumph to celebrate. The Pelicans have picked up the 2019-2020 team option on Jahlil Okafor, according to ESPN. The 76ers drafted the 23-year-old big man with ...
2019-06-21 01:00

Four reasons No. 1 NBA draft pick Zion Williamson won't win Rookie of the Year The New Orleans Pelicans have said they are building their team around Zion Williamson, but that comes with added pressure to perform.       ...
2019-06-21 18:00

Biggest snubs and surprises of NBA draft: Wizards taking Hachimura at No. 9 a shocker Some NBA draft picks had analysts perplexed about what teams were thinking. The Wizards taking Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura No. 9 was a big shock.       ...
2019-06-22 05:51

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Tight End Tiers 2.0 and strategies You can get wide receiver production from the tight end position, but it's going to cost you. Is it worth it? Dave Richard breaks down the state of the position heading into training camp....
2019-07-24 00:00

French lawmakers pass draft law targeting online hate speech France's National Assembly approved a draft bill on Friday which would require social media giants such as Facebook and Twitter to remove any hateful content within 24 hours....
2019-07-05 18:34

Suspect charged in shooting of Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine A Kansas teenager has been charged in the Topeka shooting that injured rookie New York Giants cornerback Corey Ballentine and killed his friend, Dwane Simmons, 23. The two were shot April 28 as they left an off-campus Washburn University party — just...
2019-07-13 15:34

Yankees take late draft flier on Vanderbilt-bound Jack Leiter Jack Leiter could be a second-generation Yankee — in theory anyway. The Bronx ballclub made the Delbarton righty, son of former Yankees and Mets hurler Al Leiter, its 20th-round pick, No. 615 overall during the MLB draft on Wednesday. That the young ...
2019-06-05 21:17

Daniel Jones saving Giants from draft regret over Jaguars ‘beast’ If rookie quarterback Daniel Jones wasn’t showing signs of promise, the Giants might have regrets watching defensive end Josh Allen tear it up with the Jaguars. Allen was drafted seventh overall by the Jaguars after the Giants surprisingly passed on ...
2019-08-23 22:00

UN Draft Text on Digital Rights Ducks Call for Spyware Moratorium UN member states are set to sidestep a call for a moratorium on commercial spyware, deciding instead to commission a study of how digital technology affects human rights....
2019-07-03 03:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Jamey Eisenberg's Busts 3.0 Jamey Eisenberg reshapes his final version of Busts to help you avoid potential hazards in your draft based on current ADP, but he starts with an apology for Chris Carson....
2019-08-21 23:00

Ray Shero hopes Devils’ draft choice reinvigorates Rangers rivalry BUFFALO — He might be at the front of the line with the No. 1-overall pick at the NHL draft on June 21, but rest assured Devils general manager Ray Shero knows the Rangers are not just another team picking at No. 2. “With us, the thing with New York ...
2019-05-31 02:34

Justin Robinson’s name wasn’t called in the NBA draft, but he sees opportunity with Wizards “The ultimate goal was to get drafted. We had some phone calls around the 40s area that we turned down to be in the best possible fit, which we thought was here,” Virginia Tech's career assists leader said....
2019-06-27 22:34

Australia removes climate 'crisis' from Pacific islands draft declaration Sources say Canberra has softened language, getting rid of all but one reference to coalSupport our independent journalism with a single or recurring contributionAustralia has succeeded in removing all but one reference to coal on the draft communiqu...
2019-08-15 05:51

Buttigieg accuses Trump of faking disability to avoid Vietnam draft Veteran and 2020 candidate said Trump, who received a deferment for bone spurs, used ‘his privileged status to fake a disability’Pete Buttigieg, a military veteran and Democratic candidate for US president, has accused Donald Trump of faking disabili...
2019-05-23 21:51

Jarrett Culver sends strong NBA draft message to Knicks: ‘I’m elite’ From the instant the Knicks landed third in the lottery, the narrative moved from Zion Williamson to RJ Barrett. But Jarrett Culver is making his case as the best pick for them. After Wednesday’s pre-draft workout at MSG Training Center, Culver calle...
2019-06-06 04:34

25 Lakh People In Assam Seek Re-Verification Of Draft Citizens Register After nearly 41 lakh people in Assam were left out of the draft National Register of Citizens, about 25 lakh people have sent a petition to the Centre for re-verification and it is under the......
2019-07-20 09:17

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Quarterback Tiers 5.0 and strategies We've seen some movement at the top of the quarterback tiers, with an elite option sliding down. See where everyone falls entering a big draft weekend....
2019-08-16 23:34

Sudan's main opposition coalition says agreed to mediator draft agreement Sudan's main opposition coalition said on Saturday it had received a draft agreement from the Ethiopian mediator and had agreed to all of its points defining the country's governmental structure for the transitional period....
2019-06-23 03:51

MLB Draft: Why Maurice Hampton chose LSU over potential $1.8 million signing bonus Multiple teams came calling for Maurice Hampton Jr. during the first two rounds of the MLB Draft, and the highest offer the prep outfielder received was $1.8 million, his dad said.        ...
2019-06-05 22:51

Toronto Blue Jays draft Roy Halladay's son in tribute to late pitcher The Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday selected the son of the late pitcher Roy Halladay in the 32nd round of the MLB Draft – the round matching his father’s number...
2019-06-06 19:17

College basketball's biggest winners and losers after the NBA draft deadline The early entry withdrawal deadline for the NBA draft expired this week. While some college basketball teams got star players to return, others are losing big names. USA TODAY Sports examines the winners and losers.       &#...
2019-06-01 23:34

Report: Amateur prospect Carter Stewart opts for Japan over MLB draft Draft prospect Carter Stewart is making a unique career decision, foregoing his chance in this June's Major League Baseball draft to play overseas.        ...
2019-05-21 21:00

Yankees’ top draft pick Anthony Volpe receives a special call TORONTO — Manager Aaron Boone placed a call to Anthony Volpe on Monday night after the high school shortstop was taken by the Yankees in the first round of the MLB draft. “You could tell he was excited, you could hear the people in the background,’’ ...
2019-06-05 13:34

Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Making sacrifices in a 14-team league In our latest non-PPR mock draft, Jamey Eisenberg breaks down the challenge of trying to fill your starting lineup with standout players at each position in a 14-team league....
2019-05-23 18:34

Cardinals Sign Top Draft Pick Kyler Murray to $35 Million Deal The four-year contract for Murray, the Oklahoma quarterback who was also taken in the first round of the M.L.B. draft, includes a signing bonus of more than $23 million....
2019-05-21 14:32

EU, South American countries agree on draft free trade treaty The European Union and the Mercosur bloc of South American countries have agreed on the draft text of a free-trade deal. Both sides have been negotiating the agreement for almost 20 years....
2019-06-28 20:34

With a Roster Full of Holes, the Jets Tried to Place Their Draft Bets Wisely Quinnen Williams could be a big win as a first-round choice. The team’s other five draft picks offer potential for reward — along with plenty of risk....
2019-05-21 14:32

NFL draft's 100 biggest busts: Which picks, trades proved to be whiffs? From Ryan Leaf to JaMarcus Russell and more, the NFL draft has an extensive history of top picks who would only be remembered as busts.        ...
2019-05-21 14:51

Add Baker Mayfield To The List Of People Who Think It Was Dumb To Draft Daniel Jones At this point you are not exactly going out on a limb when you say it was stupid for the New York Giants to draft Daniel Jones. Everybody is already saying this, and will likely continue to say it up until the point Jones throws a bunch of touchdowns...
2019-08-20 18:00

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft to finish senior year A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year....
2019-05-27 21:51

Trump administration readies draft plan to speed environmental permitting The Trump administration will complete a draft proposal to streamline environmental permitting for big infrastructure projects by next month, an administration official said on Wednesday, marking a key step in its controversial effort to cut red tape...
2019-05-23 01:34

Buttigieg brandishes his military service to smack Trump as a draft dodger Democratic presidential candidate and Afghanistan War veteran Pete Buttigieg went after President Trump's avoidance of military service, accusing him of faking a disability to dodge going to Vietnam....
2019-05-23 20:34

Minnesota’s Coffey to skip senior season, stay in draft pool MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota scoring leader Amir Coffey will skip his senior season and stay in the NBA draft pool. Coffey’s agent, Javon Phillips, confirmed the decision Wednesday night, the deadline for players to withdraw from the draft and ...
2019-05-30 06:17

Draft Education Policy Encourages Philanthropic Institutions: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said the proposed policy has the vision to provide an India-centred education system that contributes directly to transforming the nation into an equitable and vibrant knowledge......
2019-08-24 12:34

Big catch: O's grab Rutschman atop MLB draft short on arms Big catch: Baltimore Orioles grab Oregon State backstop Adley Rutschman with 1st pick of MLB draft short on top arms        ...
2019-06-04 15:17

WHO declares Ebola outbreak is international health emergency The World Health Organization declared the Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo to be a "public health emergency of international concern", saying the recent risk of its spread in the city of Goma and into Uganda had increased the threat....
2019-07-17 20:51

Merkel says international corporate tax situation unfavorable for Germany The international corporate taxation landscape has changed to Germany's disadvantage recently, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday, adding that her ruling coalition would try to address this....
2019-06-04 11:34

WHO panel decides not to declare international Ebola emergency A World Health Organization panel decided on Friday not to declare an international emergency over Congo's Ebola outbreak despite its spread to Uganda this week, concluding such a declaration could cause too much economic harm....
2019-06-15 00:17

IndiGo Announces New International Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs 6,999 The flights between Chennai and Kuala Lumpur will start from July 15. From July 5, the airline will also operate additional daily non-stop flights on Mumbai-Doha routes. Bookings for the flights are......
2019-06-04 14:17

Huawei bracing for a 40% to 60% drop in international smartphone shipments Enlarge (credit: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images) Hot off the news of Huawei cancelling a laptop launch and delaying its foldable smartphone, we're now starting to see hard numbers for just how much the Trump Administration's export ban may affect the Ch...
2019-06-18 07:00

International police operation captures cocaine in Atlantic Portuguese police say they have intercepted a Brazilian trawler in the Atlantic Ocean and found on board cocaine with a street value of more than 30 million euros ($34 million)....
2019-06-04 13:17

International groups focused on Venezuela crisis meet at UN Two international groups trying to foster a solution to the political and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela want to try to get buy-in from countries supporting embattled President Nicolás Maduro...
2019-06-03 21:34

'Men in Black: International' leads box office with muted $28 million LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Hollywood seems to be coming down with a contagious case of franchise fatigue this summer, as "Men in Black: International" and "Shaft" become the latest sequels largely dismissed by moviegoers in North America....
2019-06-16 18:17

Vistara Announces International Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs 15,900 The flights between Delhi and Singapore will start from August 6, 2019 while the flights between Mumbai and Singapore will commence from August 7, 2019....
2019-07-11 10:17

On International Left-Handers Day, Some Interesting Facts About Lefties Why are some people lefties? How many people in the world are left-handed? On International Left-Handers Day, here are some interesting facts about lefties....
2019-08-15 01:17

Lima Group and EU urge more international involvement in Venezuela The Lima Group regional bloc and EU-led contact group on Venezuela on Monday called on Latin America and the broader international community to play a more active role in restoring democracy to Venezuela....
2019-06-03 22:34

'We will make this international': Adani protest to go global, says Bob Brown Former Greens leader says coalmine greenlight is not the end of the environmental battle Former Greens leader Bob Brown is undeterred in his campaign to stop the Adani coal mine in central Queensland, warning “we will make this international” at a pr...
2019-06-15 12:00

USSF, promoter clash in court over international matches A lawyer for a promoter asked a New York judge to order the U.S. Soccer Federation to sanction international league matches in the United States        ...
2019-05-23 22:17

Delhi, 4 Other Cities Shortlisted For International Yoga Day Event The Centre has shortlisted five cities -- Delhi, Shimla, Mysore, Ahmedabad and Ranchi -- for holding the national programme of the International Yoga Day this year....
2019-06-01 16:34

Iran and US trade barbs at international nuclear meeting Backed by Moscow, Tehran said that Washington was using sanctions as "weapons of warfare." The US said Iran was using "nuclear extortion" to pressure other world powers by continuing to enrich uranium....
2019-07-10 21:17

Egypt opens new international airport for trial period Egypt has opened a new international airport on a one-month trial basis to service the city which will become the country's new capital from mid-2020....
2019-07-10 20:00

International court convicts Congo's Ntaganda of war crimes International Criminal Court judges on Monday convicted former Congolese military leader Bosco Ntaganda for atrocities including murder, rape and conscripting child soldiers....
2019-07-08 17:17

IndiGo Announces New International Flights, Check Routes Here The newly introduced non-stop flights will be operational on Mumbai-Singapore and Mumbai-Bangkok routes, starting from August 22, 2019, the airline said in a press release. These new flights are......
2019-07-19 03:51

US Drone Shot Down By Iran In International Airspace: US Source The US military did not fly over Iranian airspace on Wednesday, the US military said, after a news website run by Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards said a US drone was shot down over the southern......
2019-06-20 10:00

Ebola: WHO declares international emergency over Congo outbreak The UN's public health agency has warned that the possibility of the outbreak spreading across the region "remains very high." Health organizations have struggled to contain the outbreak in the conflict-stricken country....
2019-07-18 01:00

Is a Business Class Ticket the Better Deal on International Trips? I’ve only flown first class once, and it was on a short flight where it was hardly worth the upgrade. However, I’ve flown basic economy many times and, since I am a petite woman who packs light and hates flying regardless of what seat I’m in, have fo...
2019-07-18 16:01

FCC bans spoofed text messages and international robocalls This week the FCC voted to approve rules that ban spoofing text messages and international robocalls. The new rules close long-standing loopholes in the Truth in Caller ID Act, which banned spoofing domestic calls but made it hard for the FCC to comb...
2019-08-02 20:34

International group asks Pakistan to release journalist The Committee to Protect Journalists has urged Pakistan to immediately release a reporter who was arrested for his coverage of this week’s violent clash between minority Pashtuns and troops...
2019-05-29 07:17

Sri Lanka says international criticism over new army chief 'unwarranted' Sri Lanka on Tuesday brushed aside as "unwarranted and unacceptable" international criticism of its decision to name a war veteran accused of human rights violations as its army chief....
2019-08-20 20:00

International Yoga Day: Tips For Stress Free Driving Restless drivers, potholes, bottlenecks at flyovers, unusual road blocks and many other things leave us stressed. We give you tips to tackle them all on International Yoga Day....
2019-06-22 05:00

Amnesty International Is Calling for a U.N. Probe Into the Philippine Drug War MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Amnesty International urgently called for international pressure and an immediate U.N. investigation to help end what it says are possible crimes against humanity in the Philippine president’s bloody anti-drug c...
2019-07-08 10:34

Iran Seeks to Build International Alliance Against U.S. Pressure Iran is trying to mobilize an alliance of Russia, China and others to help counter a U.S. campaign that has included economic sanctions and thousands of additional troops committed to the Mideast....
2019-06-18 19:34

Amnesty seeks international probe to end Philippine killings Amnesty International has urgently called for international pressure and an immediate U.N. investigation to help end what it says are possible crimes against humanity in the Philippine president’s anti-drug crackdown...
2019-07-08 07:00

England v New Zealand: women's international friendly – live! Live updates from Amex Stadium, 1pm (BST) kick-offGeorgia Stanway: ‘It’s been a whirlwind. I don’t think it’s real’Feel free to email Nick or tweet @NickMiller79 2.13pm BST 55 mins: Carney makes an immediate impact with an absolutely superb reverse p...
2019-06-01 15:17

Explainer: Macron's quest for an international tax on digital services French President Emmanuel Macron is pressing ahead with a digital tax in France, a move U.S. President Donald Trump described as "foolishness", and the French leader is keen to reach an international agreement on taxing big tech companies....
2019-08-22 16:34

GoAir Announces New International Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs 8,299 The announcement from GoAir comes at a time when full-service carrier Jet Airways has suspended its operations temporarily, leading to additional demand for flights in the country's civil aviation......
2019-07-06 16:00

United defeat Milan on penalties in International Champions Cup "Principality Stadium, International Champions Cup - Manchester United (Rashford 14\u0027 Lingard 72\u0027) AC Milan 2 (Suso 26\u0027 Lindelof o.g. 60\u0027) Manchester United win 5-4 on penalties"...
2019-08-04 00:17

The ultimate international travel checklist: What to do before showing up at the airport Most of your pre-trip preparation should be dedicated to ensuring health, safety, and financial necessities are covered. Here's a list of must-dos.       ...
2019-08-03 16:17

Spain issues international alert as listeria cases hit 150 Spain's health ministry issued an international alert over the country's biggest ever listeriosis outbreak on Wednesday as the number of people affected rose to 150, including one fatality....
2019-08-22 05:00

England v Denmark: women's international friendly – live! International football updates from the 1pm BST kick-offFran Kirby: ‘Two semis we lost still hurt – we’ll use it as motivation’And you can email Alex here or tweet him here 1.50pm BST And that’s the last action of the half. A funny old 45 minutes – D...
2019-05-25 15:00

| Amnesty International suspends Zimbabwe office over 'fraud' Amnesty International has suspended its local branch in Zimbabwe after uncovering evidence of fraud, in the first such move by the rights advocacy group....
2019-05-31 06:51

UK oil executive admits role in international corruption conspiracy Basil Al Jarah pleaded guilty after investigation into alleged bribery involving Monaco firmA businessman has admitted his part in an international corruption conspiracy following a criminal investigation into alleged bribery in the energy industry.B...
2019-07-19 16:17

Garcia sets up Yastremska final in Strasbourg International "France\u0027s Caroline Garcia defeated compatriot Chloe Paquet 6-3 6-4 in the Strasbourg International semi-finals on Friday to set up a title clash with fifth seed Dayana Yastremska."...
2019-05-24 19:17

Vehicle crash reported at Tucson International Airport TUCSON – A crash is causing some traffic delays at Tucson International Airport Thursday afternoon. According to Tucson Airport Authority Fire-Rescue Department, the collision occurred at the lower level roadway. Motorists are advised to be cau...
2019-05-31 02:01

Look: Snake left behind at Newark International Airport security A 15-inch snake was left behind at a security checkpoint at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport, the Transportation Security Administration said....
2019-08-21 22:34

IndiGo Announces New International Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs 7,548 The additional flights between Delhi and Jeddah will start fromJuly 25, while the flights between Mumbai and Kuwait will become operational from August 5....
2019-07-16 06:17

Multilateralism’s ‘proven record of service’ is focus of first-ever International Day   The International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace “underscores the value of international cooperation for the common good”, according to United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres marking its first-ever observance on Wednesday. ...
2019-05-21 15:00

U.N. Expert Calls for International Investigation Into Khashoggi Killing Agnes Callamard, the United Nations expert on extrajudicial killings, excoriated the world body for its “paralysis” in the killing of a journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, by Saudi agents in Istanbul....
2019-06-27 21:00

How Bangladesh spearheaded creation of International Mother Language Day Concerned that one language goes extinct every two weeks, the United Nations is honouring linguistic diversity and celebrating indigenous languages on International Mother Language Day. And the roots of the Day start in a South-Asian country with a b...
2019-05-21 16:17

Air India Announces New International Flights, Check Routes Here In a separate offer, Air India is offering 10 per cent discount on international flight tickets under its "Monsoon Bonanza Offer". Bookings under the sale can be made till August 10. The discounted......
2019-07-16 09:51

Canada urged to take international action on Rohingya genocide Thirty-four senators and more than 100 human-rights organizations and advocates sent a joint letter to Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland this week urging Canada to initiate proceedings before the International Court of Justice for breaching ...
2019-06-28 01:00

‘Celestial Bodies’ Wins Man Booker International Prize Jokha Alharthi’s family saga is the first Arabic novel to win the translated literature prize. She shares the award with the book’s translator, Marilyn Booth....
2019-05-21 23:34

International New York Times to End All Daily Political Cartoons The Times stopped running syndicated political cartoons in April, after one with anti-Semitic imagery was printed in the Opinion section of the international edition....
2019-06-11 03:51

Hong Kong Protesters Converge on the International Airport for a Three-Day Sit-In Protesters converged on Hong Kong’s international airport Friday, kicking off a three-day sit-in and the first of several rallies planned for the weekend. Chanting “free Hong Kong!” thousands of black-shirted pro-democracy activists...
2019-08-09 12:34

Frank de Boer: 'Equal pay at international level now would be ridiculous' The Atlanta United manager reflects on his short reign at Crystal Palace and explains why he thinks the equal pay debate is not overWhen José Mourinho called Frank de Boer “the worst manager in the history of the Premier League”, the Dutchman’s ego r...
2019-08-13 10:51

NASA will let people pay to stay on the International Space Station NASA has announced that it is opening the International Space Station up to private business, including astronauts who will pay $35,000 a night to visit...
2019-06-07 19:00

Trump’s Israel adviser takes aim at ‘international consensus’ at UN Palestinian leaders shouldn’t assume they have a “right” to establish a state with headquarters in East Jerusalem, one of President Trump’s top advisers told the United Nations Security Council....
2019-07-24 07:00

Google Endorses 'International Tax Deal' for Multinational Companies Google said Thursday it supports a global agreement on taxation that could allocate more taxes from multinationals to jurisdictions outside their home countries....
2019-06-28 09:34

IndiGo Announces New International Flights, Check Schedule Here According to the IndiGo's statement, the new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are constantly on the lookout for new and affordable flying options....
2019-06-12 19:17

Factbox: International airlines' response to FAA on Iran airspace The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions....
2019-06-21 17:34

Air India Offers Discount On International Flight Tickets Air India's offer is applicable for travel to London, Birmingham, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Milan, Stockholm, Vienna and Tel Aviv. Bookings under the sale, which is valid for travel......
2019-07-13 12:34

International men’s football: talking points from the week’s action Nations League positives for Portugal and even England, dismay for David de Gea and Kosovo’s Euro 2020 qualifying joyThe numbed anticlimax of Sunday’s third-place play-off ensured the lingering impression of England’s Nations League campaign was one ...
2019-06-12 13:51

Coughlin returning to pool in International Swimming League Natalie Coughlin, a 12-time Olympic medalist, is returning to the pool as a member of the DC Trident, one of the teams in the new International Swimming League. Although Coughlin never formally retired, she hasn’t competed since the 2016 U.S. O...
2019-06-12 05:00

International music festival sends message of peace at DMZ The DMZ Peace Train Music Festival brought international and local musicians to Cheorwon, South Korea for three days of music and entertainment in the shadow of the demilitarized zone border area with North Korea....
2019-06-10 21:51

NASA to allow private citizens to fly to the International Space Station Under the NASA plan, as many as two private astronauts per year could fly to the station and stay for up to 30 days with the first mission coming as early as next year....
2019-06-07 21:51

Laughter in dark places at most international Edinburgh Festival yet The world's biggest celebration of the performing arts begins on Friday in Edinburgh, with its most international line-up yet grappling with issues every bit as weighty as those that set the tone for the city's first festival in 1947....
2019-08-01 21:17

IOC Lifts India's International Events Hosting Restrictions The IOC had decided to "suspend all discussions" with India regarding hosting of global sporting events after Pakistani shooters were not issued visas for the World Cup held in New Delhi in February......
2019-06-21 00:34

After international outrage, veteran to keep home that was auctioned over $236 tax bill Disabled veteran Jim Boerner, whose Mesa mobile home was seized and sold at auction, will get to stay under new deal.        ...
2019-07-21 08:51

A second Ebola case in Goma—the first prompted an international emergency Enlarge / A woman gets her temperature measured at an Ebola screening station as she enters Rwanda from the Democratic Republic of the Congo on July 16, 2019 in Goma. (credit: Getty | John Wessels) A second case of Ebola has been detected in the b...
2019-08-01 06:17

New Zealand to introduce its own 'Google tax' if international law change bid fails The country wants to better tax the NZ$2.7 billion in revenue from cross-border digital services and is asking its OECD peers to amend international rules....
2019-06-05 02:51

ESPN International hit with layoffs amid shifting resources ESPN is undergoing layoffs in its international division, sources have told The Post. The layoffs and reorganization are expected to impact more than 30 employees, the majority of whom are on-air people. Domestically, ESPN is not being impacted at al...
2019-08-22 22:34

Oscar de la Renta Readies International Expansion Effort After months-long delays, one of the last independent U.S. high-fashion brands will throw open the doors of its store and showroom in Paris—plus christen a new office in China. Can designers Fernando Garcia and Laura Kim power the house’s global ambi...
2019-07-17 02:17

Nasa to allow commercial access to the International Space Station Move will allow private astronauts to spend up to 30 days in low-Earth orbit and businesses to shoot film and adverts in spaceNasa will allow unprecedented commercial access to the International Space Station (ISS) for marketing, business and space t...
2019-06-07 22:00

Illegal International Telephone Exchange Busted, Seven Arrested The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) of Maharashtra police has busted an illegal telephone exchange and arrested seven persons from Mumbai and surrounding areas, a senior official said on Saturday....
2019-08-10 19:34

Angry MLB players could strike without big changes The next labor showdown is already in full force, and the phrase “work stoppage” is already being thrown around. Amid a free-agency market that seems to dwindle with each offseason and service-time exploitation that seems to grow each yea...
2019-07-10 23:51

The Best Media Players for Windows and Mac Everyone has something on their PC worth watching—that funny video you just shot on vacation, some movie you downloaded that you probably shouldn’t have, a highlight from your favorite concert, et cetera. And while you can probably just pull it up in...
2019-07-10 05:17

Popovich: Team USA not 'C' players When Gregg Popovich agreed to take over as head coach of USA Basketball for Mike Krzyzewski, many envisioned names such as Harden, Love, Lillard and Davis on the backs of the uniforms....
2019-08-06 20:34

The top 50 fantasy football players With the NFL season almost here, it's time to get your fantasy team in order. Here are the 50 best players to help you beat your friends this year.       ...
2019-08-22 09:34

Ex-players: Why this Nets-Knicks war will be different The Nets’ addition of Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving can change the landscape of basketball in New York City — but it may not come easily. The Nets added two of the NBA’s best players to a young team coming off the franchise’s first playoff berth in t...
2019-07-16 06:51

Why Players Are Mad About Fortnite Selling A Dog The latest batch of cosmetics for sale in Fortnite’s item shop seems to feature a familiar furry face. For 1000 V-Bucks, players can get Gunner, a wearable pet that looks awfully similar to Bonesy, a wearable pet from season 6....
2019-08-14 19:51

Not just players under pressure to get it right at U.S. Open John Bodenhamer will be under almost as much pressure as the players to get things right at this week's U.S. Open on his debut as the man responsible for setting up the Pebble Beach course....
2019-06-10 13:51

NFL supplemental draft: Arizona Cardinals take Washington State safety Jalen Thompson In April, the Arizona Cardinals made the first pick. On Wednesday, they made the only pick, taking Jalen Thompson in the NFL supplemental draft.       ...
2019-07-10 23:51

That time the Warriors tried to draft girls' basketball star out of high school Denise Long of Union-Whitten had one of the most storied prep careers in Iowa history, but nothing prepared her for being drafted by the NBA in 1969.       ...
2019-06-18 17:00

Nets’ Sean Marks turning focus to picks after completing pre-NBA draft deals Let’s be real: Right now the Nets’ narrative is all about free agency. The chase for Kevin Durant. The Kyrie Irving-D’Angelo Russell debate that’s sparking a civil war among the fan base. It’s easy to see why some might view Thursday’s NBA Draft as a...
2019-06-20 05:34

Fantasy football 12-team PPR mock draft: Zeke, Gurley, Gordon still first-rounders? Did running backs Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley and Melvin Gordon go in the first round, despite their respective contract/injury issues? When did the first tight ends and quarterbacks come off the board?...
2019-08-02 20:17

Damian Lillard, Marvin Bagley III trade diss tracks on NBA Draft night NBA Draft night was upstaged by rap battles. As the picks were unfolding Thursday night, Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard and Kings youngster Marvin Bagley III were going back-and-forth in an unexpected rap beef, complete with diss tracks. It starte...
2019-06-21 17:51

Capitals trade forward Andre Burakovsky to Colorado Avalanche for two draft picks The move, which brings second- and third-round picks in the 2020 draft to Washington while also providing the team with cap space, came after Burakovsky had requested a trade....
2019-06-28 23:17

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Why aren't there more elite tight ends? Jamey Eisenberg caught up with Travis Kelce, George Kittle and several more tight ends and coaches to find out if 2019 is a good year for Fantasy tight ends....
2019-08-09 06:00

2019 N.H.L. Draft: Devils Take Jack Hughes at No. 1, and the Rangers Pick Kaapo Kakko The first pick was no surprise. Hughes, 18, has topped draft lists all year and was named the top North American prospect by N.H.L. Central Scouting....
2019-06-22 04:51

Three high-volume running backs you can grab after Round 1 of your fantasy football draft In 2018, the No. 1 running back on a team’s depth chart got 23 percent of their team’s opportunities on average, the lowest share over the past 17 years....
2019-08-21 13:34

Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Running backs still lead the way in three-receiver league Jamey Eisenberg breaks down the results of our latest 12-team PPR mock draft, which has three receivers in the starting lineup. Despite that, one manager drafted Christian McCaffrey, Nick Chubb and Leonard Fournette with his first three picks....
2019-07-10 09:17

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Strength of schedule projections for all 32 teams Who's got an easy schedule in 2019? Whose September might make you rethink putting your trust in them? Dave Richard crunches the numbers to rank every team's 2019 schedule....
2019-07-09 13:34

Avengers: Endgame Writers Talk Deleted Scenes, Draft Ideas at Comic-Con Avengers: Endgame screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely kicked off Hall H proceedings at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 on Friday, reflecting on the two giant Marvel Cinematic Universe......
2019-07-19 22:17

J.K. Simmons and GLOW's Betty Gilpin get picked up in Chris Pratt's Ghost Draft It sounds like Chris Pratt is getting yet another shot at a big sci-fi franchise, with America’s go-to action star set to appear in Ghost Draft, a movie from Lego Batman director Chris McKay about a guy who gets sent to the future to fight in an alie...
2019-08-20 03:34

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Eleven career-year breakouts What good is a breakout player unless he puts up career-best numbers? Dave Richard found 11 players he wants on his Fantasy team in Round 4 of your draft or later....
2019-08-16 14:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Bye-Week Quarterback Cheat Sheet Drafting two quarterbacks isn't a necessity (unless you can start two, of course). But those who value preparedness over all else, and for those targeting a Best Ball championship, this handy chart will help you not mess up your quarterback picks....
2019-08-02 18:34

2019 NBA Draft results: New Orleans Pelicans select Zion Williamson with top pick The New Orleans Pelicans selected Duke Blue Devils star Zion Williamson with the top overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn....
2019-06-21 05:01

French lawmakers vote to target online hate speech in draft bill Social media giants such as Facebook and Twitter would be required to remove any hateful content within 24 hours under a draft bill approved by France's National Assembly on Friday....
2019-07-06 04:17

Sudan's RSF to report to Armed Forces' General commander: Constitutional Declaration Draft Sudan's Rapid Support Forces (RSF), its most powerful paramilitary group, will report to the General Commander of the armed forces during an incoming period of transitional rule, a draft of a constitutional declaration agreed by Sudanese factions and...
2019-08-03 04:34

Fantasy football 10-team, PPR mock draft: Melvin Gordon continues to slide As we near the regular season, Melvin Gordon's contract holdout is beginning to have a significant impact on his draft value. See where he went in our latest mock draft....
2019-08-23 20:34

New Orleans Pelicans select Duke forward Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft NEW YORK (AP) — New Orleans Pelicans select Duke forward Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft. The post New Orleans Pelicans select Duke forward Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-06-21 02:17

Draft Bill Proposing Jail For Hurting Doctors On Duty Ready: Minister A draft legislation seeking to punish people who assault on-duty doctors and other healthcare professionals by imprisoning them for up to 10 years, has been finalised and will be made public soon for......
2019-08-13 21:17

North Korea decries damage to environment on international Biodiversity Day North Korea highlighted biological diversity and the environment on Wednesday, the International Day for Biological Diversity, while tying environmental protection to national pride....
2019-05-22 18:01

Kaymer thrills fans by taking lead in BMW International Open Former champion Martin Kaymer thrilled home fans with a 6-under 66 that gave him a two-shot lead after the second round of the BMW International Open        ...
2019-06-22 01:17

International Yoga Day: 'Surya Namaskar' Poses Light Up UN Headquarters The United Nations headquarters was lit up with postures of "Surya Namaskar" and the message of "Yoga for Climate Action" as India's Permanent Mission to the UN kick-started its celebrations for the......
2019-06-21 05:17

Over half a million International Driving Permits bought since February News 17 Jul, 2019 Drivers in the UK have spent more than £3m buying International Driving Permits since February in preparation for a no deal Brexit...
2019-07-17 13:51

International Drug Dealers Behind Sri Lanka Easter Bombings: President International drug syndicates orchestrated Sri Lanka's deadly Easter Sunday bombings, the country's leader claimed Monday, despite earlier blaming the attacks on Islamists....
2019-07-15 17:51

More civilians are being killed by Afghan and international forces than by the Taliban and other militants More civilians in Afghanistan were killed by Afghan and international coalition forces than by the Taliban and other militant groups in the first half of 2019, a UN mission to the country said Tuesday....
2019-07-31 23:17

France's Macron calls Amazon fires an international emergency French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that the fires raging in the Amazon rain forest are an international emergency and called for the situation to be discussed at the G7 summit....
2019-08-23 06:34

Airlines Announce New International Flights, Check Routes, Fares Here The announcements from Vistara, GoAir and SpiceJet come at a time when the suspension of flights by Jet Airways has led to additional demand in market...
2019-07-11 12:51

International judges give reasons for Ivory Coast acquittals Judges at the International Criminal Court have issued lengthy explanations for the decision to acquit Ivory Coast’s ex-president on crimes against humanity charges for post-election violence in 2010...
2019-07-16 19:51

Cliff divers leap from Beirut landmark in international tour Cliff divers used to competing in isolated spots have been leaping into the Mediterranean in bustling Beirut, the first time the Lebanese capital's landmark Raouche Rock has hosted an international contest....
2019-07-15 23:17

U.S. drone shot down by Iranian missile in international airspace - U.S. source A U.S. military drone has been shot down in international airspace over the Strait of Hormuz by an Iranian surface-to-air missile, a U.S. official said on Thursday, speaking on condition of anonymity....
2019-06-20 08:34

Man sexually assaulted crying teen on international flight: authorities A Massachusetts man has been indicted on a federal criminal charge for allegedly sexually assaulting a 19-year-old woman sitting next to him and crying on a United flight from Japan to the US, according to a report. George Seryogin was accused of gro...
2019-05-21 19:34

On International Yoga Day, Some Exercise Their Funny Bone On Social Media International Yoga Day 2019 is today, June 21, and most of India seems to be celebrating the day with enthusiasm. But as #InternationalDayOfYoga and #YogaDay2019 trend at the top spots on Twitter,......
2019-06-21 11:34

Walmart agrees to pay $282M to settle international bribery investigation Walmart agreed to pay $282 million to settle a U.S. federal bribery investigation involving retailers in Mexico, China, Brazil and India, according to court filings....
2019-06-21 11:00

Statement of the Sixteenth IHR Emergency Committee Regarding the International Spread of Poliovirus 14 February 2017 – The sixteenth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened by the Director General on 7 February 2018 at WHO headquarters w...
2019-05-21 21:17

NASA Television to Air Russian Spacewalk at International Space Station Two veteran Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station for a spacewalk Wednesday, May 29, to retrieve science experiments and conduct maintenance on the orbiting laboratory....
2019-05-24 21:34

US official: Iran shot down American drone over international airspace An American official acknowledged early Thursday that Iran shot down a US drone, saying it was hit by a surface-to-air missile while flying in international airspace near the Strait of Hormuz. The US official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity,...
2019-06-20 14:34

Bundesliga: US international goalkeeper Zack Steffen joins Düsseldorf The signing of the American could mean that Fortuna Düsseldorf's No. 1, Michael Rensing, will have to fight for his spot between the sticks in the upcoming season, Keep up with all of the Bundesliga moves right here!...
2019-07-13 16:00

50 children saved as Interpol exposes international pedophile ring Interpol has saved 50 children and prosecuted nine sex offenders after infiltrating an international pedophile ring that was sharing child abuse images on the dark web....
2019-05-24 09:34

Heroin Worth Rs 25 Crore Recovered Near International Border In Jammu The Border Security Force (BSF) Thursday recovered five kilograms of heroin worth Rs 25 crore near the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir, foiling an attempt by the drug traffickers to......
2019-06-20 23:51

Russia just completed a particularly speedy resupply run to the International Space Station It was just a few days ago that SpaceX shot one of its Dragon cargo ships into space, and it was packed with supplies for the crew of the International Space Station. Now, Russia has done the same with its Progress 73 cargo vessel, only this time it ...
2019-08-01 09:17

Fear and Anger Over Construction of International Airport For Machu Picchu Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley in Peru is being put under threat of ‘irreparable damage’ as work to build an international airport to cater for ever increasing numbers of tourists begins. Land has been cleared in readiness for the construction wo...
2019-05-22 01:51

Angelina Jolie urges international support for Venezuelan children Hollywood star Angelina Jolie on Saturday urged the international community to provide more support to three South American countries with the most migrants from crisis-hit Venezuela, saying 20,000 Venezuelan children are at risk of being without bas...
2019-06-08 22:17

CBOE Holdings Invests in Intellectual Property Exchange International CHICAGO, December 13, 2011 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBOE) today announced its investment, through an affiliate, in the Intellectual Property Exchange International (IPXI), the first financial exchange focused on intellectual property. In addit...
2019-05-23 19:34

International Cricket Chiefs Deny World Cup TV 'Gagging' Order Michael Holding criticised umpires Ruchira Palliyaguruge and Chris Gaffaney in the group game in Nottingham for caving in to pressure created by constant appealing by the Australians....
2019-06-13 23:01

Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC, May Lose Its Liquor License For ethics committees and folks that care about collusion, the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., just a stone’s throw from the White House, has always been a source of contention....
2019-06-14 21:51

Golf: Pavan beats Fitzpatrick in playoff to win BMW International Open Andrea Pavan overcame rain and a tense playoff to beat England's Matthew Fitzpatrick and seal his second European Tour crown at the BMW International Open in Munich on Sunday....
2019-06-23 19:51

In nearly 100-degree heat, migrants still packed outside in camp at international bridge Faced with influx of immigrants, Border Patrol holds migrants at outdoor makeshift shelter near Paso del Norte for weeks without cots or showers.        ...
2019-06-12 15:17

Review: Men in Black: International is a solid addition to the popular franchise Enlarge / Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson join forces as Agent H and Agent M to ward off an alien attack in Men in Black: International. (credit: YouTube/Sony Pictures) A pair of shapeshifting aliens with electrifying powers and mad breakdancing...
2019-06-15 03:00

International travelers' lung health impacted in polluted cities (Reuters Health) - When healthy international travelers visit a city with higher levels of particle pollution than at home, their heart and lung function quickly deteriorate, a small study suggests....
2019-06-06 23:00

India officials stop Amnesty International event in Kashmir Authorities in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir have stopped Amnesty International from holding an event to release a report on detention of activists in the disputed region under a law which allows people to be held for up to two years witho...
2019-06-12 12:51

NASA opens the International Space Station to commercial ventures The International Space Station (ISS) is open for business. NASA announced today that it plans to commercialize the ISS, so that "U.S. industry innovation and ingenuity can accelerate a thriving commercial economy in low-Earth orbit." According to a....
2019-06-07 17:17

| Goosen, Cairns to lead SA Schools teams in U18 International Series Jacques Goosen will lead the SA Schools team and Jarod Cairns the SA Schools A team for the forthcoming Under-18 International Series that starts this weekend....
2019-08-06 20:00

Swiss women's international confirmed dead in swimming accident Switzerland women's international Florijana Ismaili has been confirmed dead following a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, the Swiss football federation said on Tuesday....
2019-07-03 02:51

NASA To Open International Space Station To Tourists From Next Year NASA said Friday it will open up the International Space Station for tourism and other business ventures as of next year, as it seeks to financially disengage from the orbiting research lab....
2019-06-07 18:51

Fraud allegations lead to closure of Amnesty International in Zimbabwe Police are investigating suspected misconduct involving millions of dollars of funds from donorsAmnesty International has shut down its Zimbabwe branch over alleged abuse of donor funds and fraud by staff.The human rights group says it has launched f...
2019-06-03 10:34

Huawei prepares for 40%-60% fall in international smartphone shipments- Bloomberg Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is preparing for a 40% to 60% decline in international smartphone shipments, Bloomberg reported https://bloom.bg/2XQRiqH on Sunday....
2019-06-17 01:51

Men in Black: International review – a galactically gormless fall to earth The earnest introduction of gender and migrant issues can’t save this space-invaders caper from CGI-dependant mediocrityIt’s time once again for what must now be called the Meh in Black, making another intensely tiresome and pointless reappearance, n...
2019-06-12 16:00

T-Mobile is launching two new International Pass options for frequent travelers After unveiling new Magenta and Magenta Plus plans just a couple of weeks ago (alongside some fairly controversial Netflix add-on price changes), T-Mobile has a few surprises in store today for subscribers that like to travel a lot. This time, we're ...
2019-06-04 23:17

‘We are facing a learning crisis’, UN chief warns on International Youth Day Schools are “not equipping young people with the skills they need to navigate the technological revolution”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres warned, in a message released to mark the UN’s International Youth Day....
2019-08-12 05:51

Thousands of protesters shut down Hong Kong International Airport Protesters occupied the Hong Kong International Airport Monday, forcing officials to cancel flights. The airport is the eighth largest in the world.        ...
2019-08-13 11:51

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces questions from international regulators Chair of Financial Stability Board says company’s plans could spark closer scrutiny of cryptocurrenciesFacebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is facing increasing skepticism from international regulators days after ambitious plans for it were unveiled by th...
2019-06-27 18:51

Halliburton profit beats on international demand for oilfield services Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit, as higher international demand for its oilfield services cushioned weakness in North America, its largest market....
2019-07-22 15:34

Frank de Boer: 'Equal pay for women at international level now would be ridiculous' The Atlanta United manager reflects on his short reign at Crystal Palace and explains why he thinks the equal pay debate is not overWhen José Mourinho called Frank de Boer “the worst manager in the history of the Premier League”, the Dutchman’s ego r...
2019-08-13 15:51

NCAA Moving 3-Point Line Back To International Distance (AP Photo/James Crisp) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The 3-point line is moving back in men’s college basketball. The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel announced Wednesday that the arc will be moved to 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches for the 2019-20 season, matchin...
2019-06-06 02:17

Celebrate International Cat Day with a movie where an alien feline whips a dog's ass with kung-fu As absolutely everybody knows, today is International Cat Day, one of the many post-2000s holidays that dot every available space of the calendar. 2019's Cat Day initially seemed like it would play out just like those of the past: Good Samaritans...
2019-08-08 20:34

NASA to allow tourists to visit International Space Station from 2020 NASA plans to allow tourists to visit the International Space Station by 2020. Until now, the floating space lab has only been accessible to astronauts representing state-level space agencies. But in a surprise announcement today, NASA confirmed that...
2019-06-07 19:17

SpaceX is going to deliver Nickelodeon slime to the International Space Station The International Space Station is home to a half dozen scientists for the majority of the year, and those brave space travelers carry out all kinds of experiments and studies for NASA and other scientific groups. When you live in your office, downti...
2019-07-25 05:51

The legend of The Martian, the Yankees' $5 million 16-year-old international coup He was born in 2003, but Jasson Dominguez already has an out-of-this-world nickname, a game drawing comparisons to that of Mike Trout -- and a long line of MLB scouts and executives willing to bet that the hype is real....
2019-07-01 18:34

Defying International Community, Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling Six months after announcing it would be breaking with the International Whaling Commission (IWC), Japan has officially resumed commercial whaling. Hundreds of whales will now be permitted to be hunted commercially each year in defiance of the IWC’s m...
2019-07-02 10:34

10 reasons Norwich is one of the world’s most irresistible international holiday destinations The CEO of Vietnam Airlines has described the Norfolk city as being on a par with an Indonesian island. Here are some reasons why he’s absolutely rightNewspapers have reacted with surprise that the CEO of Vietnam Airlines, Duong Tri Thanh, has descri...
2019-08-12 20:51

Katie Ledecky highlights International Swimming League rosters Before Katie Ledecky finds herself walking the pool deck at the Tokyo Olympics, once again representing the United States on the sport’s biggest stage, she’ll have the opportunity to represent the cit......
2019-06-11 19:51

Peru to host international talks on Venezuela in Lima next month Peru has invited China, Russia, Cuba, the United States and dozens of other countries to Lima on Aug. 6 to discuss the political crisis in Venezuela, Peru's foreign minister said on Wednesday....
2019-07-04 08:00

Japan says Seoul must fix wartime labor issue that violates international law Seoul must take swift steps to resolve a dispute over the issue of compensation for wartime forced labor, Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Kono told South Korea's ambassador on Friday, adding that the situation violated international law....
2019-07-19 05:51

Hong Kong protesters stage airport sit-in for international support Pro-democracy protesters held a sit-in in the arrivals hall of Hong Kong's airport. City leaders have said they will not concede to protesters' demands....
2019-08-10 01:34

Russian cosmonauts complete spacewalk at International Space Station A pair of Russian cosmonauts completed a spacewalk on Wednesday to retrieve science experiments and carry out maintenance on the International Space Station....
2019-05-30 05:51

International prosecutor seeks war crimes charges against Mali suspect The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court on Monday asked judges to approve war crimes and crimes against humanity charges against a man suspected of committing atrocities in Timbuktu in Mali....
2019-07-08 19:17

This Year’s G20 Summit Is a Major Test of International Cooperation in a Trying Time As the leaders of the world’s largest economies convene on Friday in Osaka, Japan, for the 14th G20 Summit, headlines are likely to focus on meetings between world leaders, rather than this year’s themes of sustainable growth, innovation ...
2019-06-28 16:34